Scientists have developed an innovative implant.
American scientists have found a way to stop blindness — the method is based on the use of stem cells.
This writes the Chronicle.info with reference to pnp.ru.
Outdoor experts method will be effective in the treatment of macular degeneration from the disease, according to statistics, suffering more than 200 million people. Its development is associated with gradual thinning of the epithelium of the retina that eventually leads to vision loss.
American scientists have developed an innovative implant that attaches to the back side of the eye. The implant is covered with a network of pigmented cells made from stem cells of the embryo. In the course of the experiment biologists have proven that the application of the technology allows to stop the process of decreasing eyesight and in some cases improve focus.