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Patricia Bath 
1942 -
This scientist, physician, and inventor is best known for her most well-known invention: the Laserphaco Probe. She was the first African American receive a patent her invention, which creates a less painful and more precise treatment of cataracts. With her invention, Bath was able to help restore the sight of those who had been blind for more than 30 years.
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Patricia Bath

1942 -

This scientist, physician, and inventor is best known for her most well-known invention: the Laserphaco Probe. She was the first African American receive a patent her invention, which creates a less painful and more precise treatment of cataracts. With her invention, Bath was able to help restore the sight of those who had been blind for more than 30 years.

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