Instructions For Retrieval

These instructions are for physicians and eye banks.

Should post-mortem donor eye tissue from a MacTel type 2 patient become available, please download the instructions on this page and follow them to ensure the eyes can be used for research. In the attached document, you will find instructions on how to retrieve the eye, appropriately fix it, and shipping details.

The instructions also include contact information for individuals affiliated with the Lowy Medical Research Institute who are qualified to assist with questions or problems.