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2015-03-11 08:30:13

Corneal transplants increase to 48,000 a year, returning priceless gift of vision to people suffering from eye injury or disease SAN FRANCISCO, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/

2015-03-06 23:00:16

A joint panel and scientific advisory committee recently voted to recommend FDA approval for a corneal crosslinking treatment, which uses a riboflavin ophthalmic solution and ultraviolet light

2015-03-02 23:08:54

FDA one step closer to final approval for sight saving treatment that could help hundreds of thousands across U.S. San Antonio eye surgeon Dr.

2015-02-28 23:02:06

Cure of keratoconus and restoring vision has been of paramount importance to Khanna Vision Institute.

2015-02-24 23:17:26

Recent research aimed at finding a treatment for a common form of blindness could give new meaning to the term “eye teeth.” In a study in mice published in STEM CELLS Translational Medicine,

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2015-02-24 18:20:32

Corneal tissue is normally transplanted from donors, and many times the body rejects the foreign matter. Growing new corneal tissue with a patient’s own cells could effectively eliminate these problems.

2015-02-13 23:04:08

Fresh water advocate and Bio-Logic Aqua® Research founder Sharon Kleyne talks about tear film supplementation and heat therapy for dry eye relief on February 16, 2015 radio show.

2014-12-10 23:02:30

Treating the potentially blinding haze of a scar on the cornea might be as straightforward as growing stem cells from a tiny biopsy of the patient’s undamaged eye and then placing them on the

2014-11-03 23:01:10

New for 2015, The Cornea Society will offer a simultaneous English-to-Spanish language translation of the upcoming World Cornea Congress VII (WCCVII).


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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