Manchester Eye Bank hits 20, 000 donations received

Eye Bank

On Wednesday 20th November 2013, the Manchester Eye Bank reached 20,000 eye donors received.

This equates to almost 40,000 corneas processed and stored in the bank.

Dr Isaac Zambrano, Head of the Eye Bank, said: "This is a landmark in our history, and an example of the hard work and commitment of my colleagues in the lab. Needless to say, we are going from strength to strength with every single one of us looking forward to face new challenges as well as developing our service even further."