TITLE

Vision of the Future

AUTHOR(S)
Duncan, David Ewing
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Fortune International (Europe);10/29/2007, Vol. 156 Issue 8, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Prasad Institute, an eye institute in India has developed a way to grow new corneas from adult stem cells and restore sight to the blind. Developed by eye surgeon Virendar Sangwan and pathologist Geeta Vemuganti, the technique uses stem cells found in the tissues of living adults, not ones derived from embryos.
ACCESSION #
27182347

 

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