Surgeons at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London have performed an operation many are saying could lead to a cure for blindness.
The operation performed last month on a 60-year old woman who developed Macula Degeneration involved “seeding” a tiny patch of healthy eye cells and implanting it at the back of the retina.
So how can this help in getting her sight back? First, let’s take a look at what Macula Degeneration is and how it can affect any of us:
What is Macula Degeneration?
The Macula is a very small part of the retina that converts the light entering the eye into an image; helping us to read, write