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Computers don’t operate like humans when solving complex problems. Pitt researchers are exploring the question, “What if they could?”

Ten students make up the first class of Pittsburgh Public Scholars, which offers all valedictorians and salutatorians of Pittsburgh Public Schools guaranteed admission to any Pitt campus, plus financial support for four years.

At Pitt’s Corneal Cell Biology Lab, researchers James and Martha Funderburgh have developed an innovative way to address a common form of blindness — by converting stem cells to regrow part of the eye.