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Sun, 5th Sep 2010

A New Look for Corneal Transplants

Biosynthetic corneas (c) Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

This week we take a closer look at corneal blindness.  With corneal transplants in short supply,  the recent development of synthetic corneas offers hope in the fight against this leading cause of vision-loss worldwide.  Smitha Mundasad speaks to Dr May Griffith about her team’s work - creating corneas in a lab.

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