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Winners of Best In Session at 8th EuCornea Congress

Colin Kerr

Posted: Thursday, October 26, 2017

Delegates attending the Free Paper sessions at the 8th EuCornea Congress in Lisbon, Portugal

There was a very high standard of Free Papers at the 8th EuCornea Congress in Lisbon, Portugal. The following were the winners of the Best In Session.

Corneal Transplantation 1 – Mark Daniell (Australia)
Tissue-engineered Descemet’s stripping endothelial keratoplasty, in vivo proof of concept in sheep

Infections and Inflammations – Joanne Goh ( United Kingdom)
Comparison of confocal microscopy, PCR and corneal culture for the early diagnosis of acanthamoeba keratitis

Keratoconus and Collagen Cross-Linking – Theo.G Seiler (Switzerland)
In vivo brillouin-shifts of cross-linked and uncross-linked corneas in keratoconus

Corneal Transplantation 2 – Elisa Marziali (Italy)
Descemet’s stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK) and Descemet’s membrane endothelial keratoplasty (DMEK): A fellow eye comparison