Stem cells to replace the optic nerve

H. A. Quigley, D. S. Iglesia

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Abstract

Methods that exist now and that might be developed are suggested to replace retinal ganglion cells and their axons in the optic nerve, ultimately to re-establish functional vision in eyes blind from glaucoma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1085-1088
Number of pages4
JournalEye
Volume18
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 2004

Keywords

  • Glaucoma
  • Regeneration
  • Retinal ganglion cells
  • Stem cells

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology
  • Sensory Systems

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