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Diseases Could Result From Aggregation Of Proteins In Cells
2012-10-15 13:07:50

Changes in the structure of proteins can lead to various diseases, such as Alzheimer’s, type 2 diabetes and corneal dystrophy.

Artificial Corneas Could One Day Give Sight To Blind
2012-10-04 16:37:35

Artificial corneas may be one way of fighting off blindness caused by corneal diseases in the future, according to new research.

2012-07-24 23:01:38

In the continued expansion of their 50th anniversary on Long Island, the physicians and staff of North Shore Eye Care are proud to welcome the most recent addition to their medical staff, Faye

2012-06-15 23:03:20

International EyeCare Laser & Lifestyle Center is one of only a few clinics in the state of Texas certified to perform Keratoconus treatments, an important first step in preventing a potentially

2012-06-14 11:06:30

Regenerative medicine, or the use of specially grown tissues and cells to treat injuries and diseases, has been successful in treating disorders of a number of organs, including heart, pancreas, and cartilage.

2012-06-12 14:15:21

Over 45,000 corneal transplant eye surgeries are performed in the US every year.

Stem Cell Operation Attempts To Heal Corneal Blindness
2012-05-22 04:38:08

Scottish specialists were recently able to transplant stem cells into the eyes of two corneal blindness patients in an attempt to restore their sight.


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  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.