MASSIMO BREGA, THE LIGHTHOUSE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY MASSIMO BREGA, THE LIGHTHOUSE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Human eye for cornea harvesting. Close-up of the right eyeball of a dead 69-year-old man showing the pupil (dark, centre) surrounded by the coloured iris. The cornea from this eye will be removed and stored to be used in transplant surgery. Photographed at the Veneto Eye Bank Foundation, Venice, Italy.
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