Original Published Date: 
Thursday, January 31, 2013

Media by Monash University              
A cure for congenital sight  impairment caused by lens damage is closer following research by scientists at  Monash University. Associate Professor Tiziano Barberi and Dr Isabella  Mengarelli from the Australian  Regenerative Medicine Institute (ARMI) at Monash University are  closer to growing parts of the human eye in the lab. The study published in Stem Cells Translational Medicine was partly funded by the Australian Research  Council.