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www.statnews.com/2016/11/23/eye-transplant

Nov 23, 2016 ... A team of Pittsburgh transplant surgeons aims to use donor eyes to restore ... Nickells has been working on how gene expression — not just the ...

www.webmd.com/eye-health/news/20141030/scientists-set-their-sights-on-first-whole-eye-transplant

Oct 30, 2014 ... Scientists Set Sights on 1st Whole-Eye Transplant ... "For patients with a devastating eye injury where there's no remaining connective optic ...

www.aao.org/eye-health/treatments/transplantation-eye

Mar 3, 2014 ... Medical science has no way to transplant whole eyes. When someone receives an "eye transplant," they are being given a donor cornea, the ...

www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/researchers-human-eye-transplant-decade

Nov 26, 2016 ... Scientists have strived for successful eye transplants for centuries -- but ... Nickells has been working on how gene expression — not just the ...

www.care2.com/causes/are-we-close-to-a-full-human-eye-transplant.html

Mar 22, 2015 ... Currently, the only available ocular transplant is that of the cornea, the thin lens over the eye, but not the entire organ. For patients who ...

www.wonderbaby.org/news/can-i-get-eye-transplant-my-blind-child

Oct 30, 2010 ... By Sarah Blake. There is no such thing as a whole-eye transplant. The optic nerve, which goes directly to the brain, cannot be transplanted; and ...

www.nature.com/eye/journal/v31/n2/full/eye2016272a.html

Dec 16, 2016 ... There is currently no treatment available for loss of vision due to optic ... Whole- eye transplantation (WET) may be a viable treatment option.

www.post-gazette.com/local/2015/07/06/UPMC-exploring-future-of-eye-transplants/stories/201507060003

Jul 5, 2015 ... No eye transplants have been done in the pigs yet, Dr. Gorantla said. ... retina through the optic nerve to the pathways to the brain, and there ...

www.verywell.com/is-an-eye-transplant-possible-3157248

Jun 15, 2017 ... Currently, the only eye transplant procedure that is available is the cornea ... transplants, individuals who receive a cornea transplant do not ...