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Corneal Endothelium Regeneration: Basic Concepts

ByEun Young Kim, Gilson Khang

The corneal endothelium is an important organ for visual clarity and plays a critical role in transparency and functions. The tissue-engineered corneal endothelium is considered as a potential alternative in order to solve the limited donor cornea problem worldwide. In this chapter, we discuss the basic concepts of corneal endothelium regeneration.