Subretinal electrical stimulation of the rabbit retina

@article{Chow1997SubretinalES,
  title={Subretinal electrical stimulation of the rabbit retina},
  author={Alan Y. Chow and Vincent Y. Chow},
  journal={Neuroscience Letters},
  year={1997},
  volume={225},
  pages={13-16}
}

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