'Ice cube tray' scaffold: returning sight to injured retinas -- COMPAMED Trade Fair

'Ice cube tray' scaffold: returning sight to injured retinas

23/04/2021

Photo: a black and gray rolled up grid structure. The new material under the microscope; Copyright: Ma Lab

This electron microscope image of the new "scaffolding" for growing and implanting retinal cells shows the ice-cube-tray-shaped reservoirs that hold cells and cylinder-shaped holes in the bottom layer, which provide channels for maturing photoreceptors to make contact with patient's retinal tissue.

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Image: plastic granulate in various colours; Copyright: PantherMedia / Oliver Cramm