Stem Cell Cure

Stem cell cure for blindness tested – BBC News

Surgeons in London have used human embryonic stem cells in a pioneering attempt to cure blindness. Cells derived from a donated early embryo were implanted into the retina of a 60-year-old woman with age-related macular degeneration – the most common cause of blindness in the UK.Fergus Walsh reports.Subscribe to BBC News HERE out our website: