Origin of cornea
OTHER WORDS FROM corneacor·ne·al, adjectivemul·ti·cor·ne·al, adjectivepre·cor·ne·al, adjective
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The tear-moistened surface of your eye’s cornea allows oxygen to diffuse directly from the air into your eyeball.
A paper published last week in Nature Biotechnology describes a bioengineered cornea that restored sight to 20 people, 14 of them previously blind, in an initial clinical trial.These Bioengineered Corneas Gave 14 Blind People Their Sight Back|Vanessa Bates Ramirez|August 15, 2022|Singularity Hub
This disease thins the cornea, the outermost transparent layer of the eye, and prevents the eye from focusing properly.This Week’s Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through August 13)|Singularity Hub Staff|August 13, 2022|Singularity Hub
These corneas, described in Nature Biotechnology today, could help restore sight to people in countries where human cornea transplants are in short supply, and for a lower price.A bioengineered cornea can restore sight to blind people|Rhiannon Williams|August 11, 2022|MIT Technology Review
Fungal keratitis, an infection of the cornea, strikes more than a million people annually, estimates suggest, and blinds around 600,000.A sailor’s story captures the impact of rising serious fungal infections|Aimee Cunningham|November 29, 2021|Science News
Blood was pooling beneath her cornea, forming what is known as a hyphema.
What is possibly lovable about the cornea—or the iris or the retina for that matter?
Here is the proof: even as a whippersnapper, young Rand seemed to love the cornea.
It is the cornea—the last redoubt of virility and independence.
Untouched and untouchable, not surprisingly it was the cornea that the future Dr. Paul fell in love with.
Anatomical changes took place in the cornea, as evidenced by a white opacity.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection|Alexander Wynter Blyth
He was distinguished, also, as an oculist and aurist, and removed a particle of iron from the cornea by means of a magnet.An Epitome of the History of Medicine|Roswell Park
It is no more art to use the cornea and retina for the reception of an image, than to use a lens and a piece of silvered paper.The Stones of Venice, Volume III (of 3)|John Ruskin
Make an incision through the upper quadrant of the cornea into the anterior chamber by means of a triangular keratome.
Without removing the needle from the cornea attach the syringe and make the injection into the anterior chamber.