Stem Cells Implanted into Patient with Dry Macular Degeneration

Stem cells have become the corner stone of research into providing revolutionary treatments for dry macular degeneration.  Continuing its Phase I & Phase II clinical trials, StemCells Inc has … [Read more...]

Macular Degeneration Stem Cell Treatment Trials Start in July

Stem cell treatment trials for patients suffering from macular degeneration began in July at the Jules Stein Eye Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles. Cells derived from human … [Read more...]

Stem Cell Research may Lead to Macular Degeneration Treatment

People suffering from the eye disease Macular Degeneration may benefit from new stem cell research.  Researchers have managed to “grow” the retinal portion of the human eye using stem … [Read more...]

Stem Cell Cure for Macular Degeneration?

Stem cell treatments may be the cure for macular degeneration.  With an American biotech company called Advanced Cell Technology set to apply for a license for using stem cells to treat the eye … [Read more...]

New Macular Degeneration Treatment on the Horizon?

With researchers at the University of Wisconsin demonstrating they can grow retinal cells from skin cells, a new treatment for macular degeneration may be on the horizong. Macular degeneration is … [Read more...]