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ArtCornea®, an artificial cornea, has already helped a number of people recover their eyesight.


Demographic change, the spread of new types of diseases as well as increasing individual health consciousness create high demands on an  efficient and affordable health care system. This results in a greater need for innovative material systems for prevention, diagnosis and therapy. Material innovations enable new approaches in drug research and increase the lifespan and bio-compatibility of medical products.