Sean King

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Knoxville, Tennessee, United States

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Those Amazing Stem Cells

PopSci.com: Researchers in Australia have come up with an outwardly simple but incredibly ingenious way of curing blindness caused by corneal damage: Take everyday contact lenses, already used by millions (including me), and infuse them with a patient's own stem cells. After wearing them for about 2 weeks, test subjects reported a seemingly miraculous restoration of sight.

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