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Nano-based corneal stem cell transplant gets Japanese patent: NCRM

Chennai, Jan 22 (UNI): The Corneal endothelial precursor cell
transplantation methodology, employing a Nanocomposite gel
sheet, has been awarded a Japanese patent to Nichi-in Centre
for Regenerative Medicine (NCRM) and their Japanese
collaborators.
This patent, when licensed to interested institutes,
would help a large number of patients suffering from
standalone corneal endothelial diseases, recover from
visual morbidities, said Yoshio Morozumi, Chairman
of Nichi-In from Tokyo, Japan.
''Our finding gives a new hope to such patients, as
it is now considered that there is no treatment available
for regenerating the damaged corneal endothelial cells,
except to do a corneal transplantation either fully or
partially, which again is marred by the shortage of
donor-corneas'', he said, according to a NCRM release
here today.
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IFFI will be turned into Asia's Cannes: Vijay Sardesai

IFFI will be turned into Asia's Cannes: Vijay Sardesai

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Panaji, Nov 29 (UNI) Goa Minister for Town and Country Planning (TCP) Vijai Sardesai has said that there can be no better place to host International Film Festival of India (IFFI) and the IFFI will be turned into Asia's Cannes.

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'Donbass' wins Golden Peacock at IFFI 2018

'Donbass' wins Golden Peacock at IFFI 2018

29 Nov 2018 | 12:22 PM

Panaji, Nov 29 (UNI) Ukrainian film 'Donbass', directed by Sergio Loznitsa, won the coveted Golden Peacock Award at the 49th International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which concluded here on Wednesday.

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'Kolar Gold Fields' aka 'KGF' trailer clocks 25 mn views

'Kolar Gold Fields' aka 'KGF' trailer clocks 25 mn views

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New Delhi, Nov 12 (UNI) The recently released trailers of Excel Entertainment's ambitious Kannada project, 'Kolar Gold Fields' aka 'KGF' have been garnering immense praises from audience across the nation.

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