Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Scaffold For In Vitro Modeling And Transplantation Therapy Of Photoreceptors
WARF: P180243US02

Inventors: Zhenqiang Ma, Juhwan Lee, Yei Hwan Jung, Michael Phillips, David Gamm, Shaoqin Gong, Inkyu Lee

The Invention
Photoreceptor scaffolds that can be used for transplantation of organized photoreceptor tissue, with or without retinal pigment epithelial cells, which may improve grafted cell survival, integration, and functional visual rescue are disclosed herein. The scaffolds include a cell support layer having at least one cube-shaped reservoir fluidly connected to a plurality of through-holes and at least one cell in the at least one cube-shaped reservoir.
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