Fungal infections of the cornea can rapidly progress to vision loss, and even loss of the eye. This case describes the first use of stem cells - which help the immune system repair the cornea - to treat a dolphin's eye.
Simeone, C.A., Traversi, J.P., Meegan, J.M., LeBert, C., Colitz, C.M. and Jensen, E.D., 2018. Clinical management of Candida albicans keratomycosis in a bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus). Veterinary Ophthalmology, 21(3), pp.298-304.