Function and Modulation of Fibulin-1 Assembly in Nucleus of Corneal Fibroblasts
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01808495
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2015 by Tsan-Chi Chen, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital. Recruitment status was: Active, not recruiting
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Ages Eligible for Study:
20 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
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The original cell sources were collected from the donors with more than 20 years old following penetrating keratoplasty. After successfully amplified from the residual corneal rim following penetrating keratoplasty in the previous projects, human corneal fibroblasts (HCFs) were reserved in liquid nitrogen tank and were thawed for this study under in vitro cultivation and application.
The frozen storage cells in liquid nitrogen were amplified from the residual corneal rim of the donors with more than 20 years old following penetrating keratoplasty.