Thursday, October 1, 2009

Embryonic Stem Cells on the way to curing blindness

ScienceDaily (Oct. 1, 2009) — A new study reports that transplanted pigment-containing visual cells derived from human embryonic stem cells (hESCs) successfully preserved structure and function of the specialized light-sensitive lining of the eye (known as the retina) in an animal model of retinal degeneration.

Using human cloning technology and embryonic stem cells could cure your blindness in the future.

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