Vision saved by first induced pluripotent stem cell treatment
iPS cells may help halt failing visionGettyBy Andy CoghlanA woman in her 80s has become the first person to be successfully treated with induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells. A slither of laboratory-made retinal cells has protected her eyesight, fighting her age-related macular degeneration – a common form of progressive blindness. Such stem cells...
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