Ocular surface restoration using non-surgical transplantation of tissue-cultured human amniotic epithelial cells.

@article{Parmar2006OcularSR,
  title={Ocular surface restoration using non-surgical transplantation of tissue-cultured human amniotic epithelial cells.},
  author={Dipak N. Parmar and Hassan Alizadeh and Shady Tanus Awwad and Haochuan Li and Sudha Neelam and Richard W. Bowman and Harrison Dwight Cavanagh and James Parker McCulley},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2006},
  volume={141 2},
  pages={299-307}
}
PURPOSE To assess the effect of tissue-cultured human amniotic epithelial cells (AECs) in restoring the ocular surface, transplanted using a collagen shield seeded with AECs supported by a soft contact lens. DESIGN Prospective interventional single-institutional case series with crossover controls. METHODS Three eyes in three patients were identified… CONTINUE READING