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Novel Use of Stem Cells Advance Treatment Options for Macular Degeneration

Posted by on Dec 19, 2012 5:00:25 AM

Researchers at University of Wisconsin’s McPherson Eye Research Institute are utilizing stem cells to develop a patient-specific model of a rare form of macular degeneration - Best Disease. The model has led researchers to a better understanding of the cellular processes that cause the disease which should lead to the development of more effective treatment options.

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Topics: Eye, stemsaveblog, dry age-related macular degeneration, Stemcells, autologousstemcells, Best Disease


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