Stem Cell Based Therapies for Blindness: David Hinton – CIRM Science Writer’s Seminar

David Hinton, Ph.D., spoke at the Scientific Writer’s Seminar, a workshop presented on September 17, 2008 at CIRM headquarters in San Francisco. Hinton has a CIRM grant to study the therapeutic potential of retinal pigment epithelial cell lines derived from human embryonic stem cells for retinal degeneration.

Hinton is a professor of pathology, neurosurgery, and ophthalmology at the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California.