Stem Cell Therapy

Non-embryonic adult mesenchymal stem cells, found in blood, bone marrow, and fat, are being tried for the treatment of inflammation-induced Dry Eye.


Mesenchymal stem/stromal cells protect the ocular surface by suppressing inflammation in an experimental Dry Eye
Lee MJ, Ko AY, Ko JH, Lee HJ, Kim MK, Wee WR, Khwarg SI, Oh JY
Molecular Therapy: The Journal of the American Society of Gene Therapy
2015 Jan;23(1):139-46. doi: 10.1038/mt.2014.159. Epub 2014 Aug 25.
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Efficacy of topical mesenchymal stem cell therapy in the treatment of experimental dry eye syndrome model
Beyazyıldız E, Pınarlı FA, Beyazyıldız O, Hekimoğlu ER, Acar U, Demir MN, Albayrak A, Kaymaz F, Sobacı G, Delibaşı T.
Stem Cells International
2014;2014:250230. doi: 10.1155/2014/250230. Epub 2014 Jul 17.
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