Acta Scientific Ophthalmology (ISSN: 2582-3191)

Review Article Volume 4 Issue 12

Regenerative Corneal Prosthesis as an Alternative to Human Donor Cornea for Transplantation to Treat Blindness

Shivam Bajoria*

Teerthanker Mahaveer University, Moradabad, India

*Corresponding Author: Teerthanker Mahaveer University, Moradabad, India.

Received: August 31, 2021 ; Published: November 09, 2021

Abstract

An alternative to human donor cornea is needed as the availability of limited good quality tissue, with this condition potentially worsening in many countries as the population is progressively ageing. Corneal equivalent develop by numerous attempts as an alternative to human corneas donated as well as prosthesis. In this review the efforts in bioengineering implants has been focus that are described include biomaterials that allow for partial regeneration of corneal tissue, self-assembled cornea constructs and cell free. Cornea implants that promoted regeneration when evaluated in clinical trials.

Keywords: Cornea; Biomaterials; Prostheses; Regeneration; Self Assembly; Implants; Clinical Studies

References

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Citation

Citation: Shivam Bajoria. “Regenerative Corneal Prosthesis as an Alternative to Human Donor Cornea for Transplantation to Treat Blindness".Acta Scientific Ophthalmology 4.12 (2021): 18-22.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2021 Shivam Bajoria. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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Acceptance rate35%
Acceptance to publication20-30 days
ISI- IF1.042
JCR- IF0.24

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