Scientists at Sechenov University have made a breakthrough in modern ophthalmology by developing the first functional prototype of a cornea. It is made from collagen extracted from animal ligaments. Thanks to the unique technology of collagen electrodeposition, corneas are durable and hypoallergenic.
The technology of manufacturing membranes from such a protein has its own uniqueness. See our story for more details.
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