New mechanism that can cause eye inflammation

Posted by on June 20, 2016 2:03 pm
Categories: health

Research demonstrates a new way bacteria can cause dramatic morphological changes in human cells. Specifically, the researchers discovered that a common bacterial contaminant of contact lenses and cases can cause the formation of large bubble-like membrane structures on human ocular cells, which can contribute to contact lens wear complications and inflammation.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *