Stem cells to replace the optic nerve.
Eye (Lond). 2004 Nov;18(11):1085-8
Authors: Quigley HA, Iglesia DS
Methods that exist now and that might be developed are suggested to replace retinal ganglion cells and their axons in the optic nerve, ultimately to re-establish functional vision in eyes blind from glaucoma.
PMID: 15534593 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]