Latest Cornea Stories

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.

Women Have Bigger Pupils Than Men
2012-04-26 10:23:25

From an anatomical point of view, a normal, non-pathological eye is known as an emmetropic eye, and has been studied very little until now in comparison with myopic and hypermetropic eyes. The results show that healthy emmetropic women have a wider pupil diameter than men.

2012-04-10 23:01:21

Physicians look for a series of symptoms for dry eyes, not an exact cause or condition, says Bio-Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB)

2012-04-10 23:01:09

Lasik vision specialist, Dr. Rajesh Khanna M.D., makes an innovative new discovery for patients suffering from Keratoconus.

2012-04-10 09:13:11

A national consortium of researchers has published new findings that could change the standard of practice for those treating Fuchs' Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy (FECD), a disease characterized by cornea swelling that can eventually lead to the need for corneal transplantation.

2012-03-12 10:00:00

With Dry Eye Increasing Worldwide, says Bio-Logic Aqua Research Founder, Public Must Be Better Informed about the Tear Film's Importance in Dry Eye Prevention. Grants

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