[ILS-SA-36] Lunch Seminar 36: Corneal Transplantation Update
- Apr 05 (Sat)
- 12:15 - 13:15
- Room 5 - Tokyo International Forum 7F Hall D7
- HOYA Surgical Optics（HOYA CORPORATION Medical Division）
- Cornea, Conjunctiva
- Chair）Kohji Nishida
- In recent years, new research on regenerative treatments for corneal diseases and corneal transplants has been conducted to develop an innovative approach to functional regeneration of the cornea.First, Prof. Maeda will present an overview of the current surgical approaches to corneal transplantation and treating corneal diseases.Next, Prof. Nishida will talk about a newly emerging DSAEK device, which allows a safer and easier graft insertion technique that causes little damage to corneal endothelium cells. This device is vital for the widespread adoption of DSAEK.Finally, Prof. Deng will present an update and a future perspective on DMEK.