Stargardt's Disease

Macular degeneration patients regain sight with stem cell implantsTwo patients with macular degeneration regained reading vision after receiving stem cells implanted with a new technique, according to researchers.
Confocal scanner gives ophthalmologists valuable new toolMost ocular structures become luminescent for a short time when exposed to a light source of appropriate wavelength; this phenomenon is known as autofluorescence (AF). AF is due to the presence of fluorescent substances called fluorophores.
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