Clinical Indications:

Bio-Tissue’s cryopreserved amniotic membrane products provide a unique treatment option for managing challenging ocular surface conditions. By preserving amniotic membrane’s natural biologic actions, AmnioGraft®AmnioGuard™ and PROKERA® deliver wound repair and wound healing actions which are used by ophthalmologists worldwide to treat many indications such as pterygium, conjunctivochalasis, corneal damage and disease,  inflammatory keratitis, and glaucoma indications.

For more detailed clinical information about the use of cryopreserved amniotic membrane for ocular surface wound repair and wound healing visit the OSREF - Amniotic Membrane Transplantation Resource Center .

Supporting Literature:

  • Dua HS, Gomes JA, King AJ, Maharajan VS. The amniotic membrane in ophthalmology. Surv Ophthalmol. 2004 Jan-Feb;49(1):51-77.
  • Tseng SC, Espana EM, Kawakita T, Di Pascuale MA, Li W, He H, Liu TS, Cho TH, Gao YY, Yeh LK, Liu CY. How does amniotic membrane work? Ocul Surf. 2004 Jul;2(3):177-87.