Category Archives: Corneal Endothelial Dystrophy (CED)

* Success with canine cornea disease at UC Davis – Red Bluff Daily News Online

Source: Red Bluff Daily News
UPDATED:   09/26/2014 07:49:19 AM PDT

Cyrus

Cyrus benefitted from two separate clinical trials involving cornea disease,… (Courtesy photo)

Life wasn’t looking too bright last year for Cyrus, a 10-year-old German shorthaired pointer. Not only had he lost his home, he was also losing his sight.

Living in a shelter, Cyrus was suffering from corneal endothelial dystrophy (CED), a disease in the eyes that causes premature degeneration of endothelial cells, which are critical to pumping fluid out of the cornea and maintaining transparency.

CED is a devastating disease in Continue reading