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FDA fast tracks Genaera's drug for the treatment of wet age-related macular degeneration

FDA fast tracks Genaera's drug for the treatment of wet age-related macular degeneration

First generation of human retinal cells in the laboratory from human embryonic stem cells

First generation of human retinal cells in the laboratory from human embryonic stem cells

The same gene functions in vision and immune system, research shows

The same gene functions in vision and immune system, research shows

Potential stem cells treatment for retinitis pigmentosa and other retinal degenerations

Potential stem cells treatment for retinitis pigmentosa and other retinal degenerations

Eggs are a high in lutein, a carotenoid important for eye and skin health

Eggs are a high in lutein, a carotenoid important for eye and skin health

Latinos living in the United States have high rates of eye disease and visual impairment

Latinos living in the United States have high rates of eye disease and visual impairment

Japanese study on eggs and mortality is not scientifically sound

Japanese study on eggs and mortality is not scientifically sound

Cataract more prevalent in African American nursing home residents than white residents

Cataract more prevalent in African American nursing home residents than white residents

Alcon updates filing status of RETAANE® new drug application

Alcon updates filing status of RETAANE® new drug application

Implantable chip could serve as a prosthetic retina for people who suffer from age-related blindness

Implantable chip could serve as a prosthetic retina for people who suffer from age-related blindness

More precise and less invasive procedure for prostate cancer detection

More precise and less invasive procedure for prostate cancer detection

Cholesterol lowering medications may reduce risk of glaucoma

Cholesterol lowering medications may reduce risk of glaucoma

Increasing number of cases of wet age-related macular degeneration

Increasing number of cases of wet age-related macular degeneration

New hope for advances in treatment methods for AIDS, Alzheimer's and age-related blindness

New hope for advances in treatment methods for AIDS, Alzheimer's and age-related blindness

Macular degeneration cause of blindness in older people

Macular degeneration cause of blindness in older people

Diabetic eye disease on the rise

Diabetic eye disease on the rise

Vision loss in over 40's is becoming a major public health problem

Vision loss in over 40's is becoming a major public health problem

New research may help treatment of Norrie disease and familial exudative vitreoretinopathy (FEVR)

New research may help treatment of Norrie disease and familial exudative vitreoretinopathy (FEVR)