Progress with stem cell research

Birdshot Uveitis Society has noticed that there have been a lot of new development on stem cell research in the news lately which offer new hope to those whose rods and cones are losing their function.  Here are a few examples which caught our eye in January and which offer hope for Birdshotters in the future:-

Cells from eyes of dead ‘may give sight to blind

Gene Therapy could be used to treat blindness

Acid bath in vinegar could help develop stem cells

Gene Therapy offers break through which could cure blindness

Retinal Ganglin cells can be printed by piezolectric inket printer




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