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Treating Sickle Cell Anemia using Healthy Stem Cells
...enes that makes their red blood cells (RBC) appear crescent
moon shaped. The hemoglobin which carries oxygen in blood is affected by this hereditary disease leading to abnormal hemoglobin form, which mostly clumps together and makes the blood sticky and gets clogs in blood stream and these blood cells becomes...
New Low-Risk Eye Surgery Option at AIIMS
...ncision in the cornea of the eye and inserting two crescent
shaped rings between the layers of the corneal stroma," Dr Jeewan Titiyal, Professor of Opthalmology at AIIMS, told PTI. The embedding of the rings has the effect of flattening the cornea and changing the refraction of light passing through it, he s...