EYE HEALTH HERO. Dr Kathy Davidson never thought she would see stem cell therapy come to fruition in her lifetime.
On Wednesday 17 September 2014, the Centre for Eye Research Australia (CERA) opened the Automated Stem Cell Facility and brought Australia’s unique new stem cell robot to life.
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is one of the leading causes of blindness and vision loss in Australia. AMD is the name given to a group of eye diseases often associated with ageing that gradually destroys central vision.