As with my inquiry into clinical trials underway using gene therapy in ophthalmology, Table 3 Gene Therapy in Ophthalmology - Ongoing Clinical Trial Details, I have undertaken a similar survey of the number of patients currently treated using stem cells. I found nine ongoing clinical trials and one about to begin.
As in the previous study, I visited the clinical trial information sites and extracted the pertinent information for use in this table, Table 3. Stem Cell Therapy in Ophthalmology - Ongoing Clinical Trial Details.
I then contacted each of the principals or sponsor involved in the study and (Read more...)