Retinal degenerative disease now repaired by stem cell therapy

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Congenital retinal degeneration or retinal degeneration
, a major cause of blindness,  related to ageing can be repaired by the incorporation of stem cells. It has not been tested clinically till now, but has been successful in animal testing. It promises a bright future. Stem cell is all ready to set another array of success story in ophthalmic treatment.

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Study promises : gene therapy to cure your color blindness

color-blindness-test-2Color Blindness has been an incurable gene linked eye condition. Recently a study conducted in University of California and the Johns Hopkins Medical School in Baltimore which promises to bring in color to your world.

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Cone rod dystrophy - stem cells have an answer to it

rodcellMany people may say that you have to find ways to bear with Cone Rod Dystrophy (CRD) or Rod Cone Dystrophy (RCD), and have to find solace in darkness of this world. We say YOU can have a cure. YES, stem cells find cures for CRD and RCD.

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Macular hole - present status in India

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Damaged cornea repaired by stem cell coated contact lens

Australian scientists have invented a very simple but ground breaking procedure to help improved vision of people who are suffering from damage cornea.

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Retina could be repair and restore by stem cell therapy

Presently stem cell transplantation is getting huge popularity for restoring sight. Scientists from the University of Louisville claimed that they have find that by successfully generating new cells in retina, stem cells can restore damage retinal tissue.

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Blind British child hoping to see for the first time through stem cell therapy

22 years old British boy Joshua Clark is suffering from Optic Nerve Hypoplasia, an untreatable eyeblind-british-child condition that put him into the world of darkness.

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Eye saving embryonic stem cell procedure backed up by Pfizer

The new British research that is supposed to be one of the first successful applications originating from embryonic stem cells (ESC)to cure blindness, is being boost up by Pfizer, would soon  begin human trials within two years in UK.

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Born blind hoping to see the world through stem cell treatment

Born blind, Lawrence E. Brown III plans to undergo stem cell therapy procedure in China to see the world again.

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Blindness due to macular degeneration (AMD) could be cured by stem cell therapy Stem cell therapy may cure blindness

The world’s first stem cell therapy to cure the most common cause of blindness has been developed by British researchers.

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