A Study of transplantation of autologous induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) derived retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) cell sheet in subjects with exudative age related macular degeneration

General Information

Description In this trial of retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) replacement, the aim will be to evaluate the safety and feasibility/efficacy of treating subjects with exudative age-related macular degeneration (AMD) by transplanting autologous iPSC derived RPE sheets.
Clinical trials phase Other
Start date (estimated) 2013-10-02
Clinical feature
Label wet macular degeneration
Link http://www.ebi.ac.uk/efo/EFO_0004683
Description A form of RETINAL degeneration in which abnormal CHOROIDAL NEOVASCULARIZATION occurs under the RETINA and MACULA LUTEA, causing bleeding and leaking of fluid. This leads to bulging and or lifting of the macula and the distortion or destruction of central vision.; A form of RETINAL DEGENERATION in which abnormal CHOROIDAL NEOVASCULARIZATION occurs under the RETINA and MACULA LUTEA, causing bleeding and leaking of fluid. This leads to bulging and or lifting of the macula and the distortion or destruction of central vision.

Administrative Information

Other study identifiers
Name UMIN000011929
Description (JPRN-UMIN)
Source weblink https://upload.umin.ac.jp/cgi-open-bin/ctr/ctr.cgi?function=brows&action=brows&recptno=R000013279&type=summary&language=E
Regulatory body approval
Country
Public contact
Email hirami@fbri.org
First name Yasuhiko
Last name Hirami
Phone 078-302-4321
City Kobe
Country
Japan
Address freetext Kobe City Medical Center General Hospital
Sponsors Riken

Cell Line

Recruitment

Recruitment Status Unknown Status
Estimated number of participants 6