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Second-hand smoke increases the risk of eye disease

Second-hand smoke increases the risk of eye disease

CFH Y402H confers similar risk of soft drusen and both forms of advanced AMD

CFH Y402H confers similar risk of soft drusen and both forms of advanced AMD

Chlamydia pneumoniae may cause vision problems

Chlamydia pneumoniae may cause vision problems

Smokers twice as likely to lose their sight - calls for warnings on cigarette packets

Smokers twice as likely to lose their sight - calls for warnings on cigarette packets

New way to prevent macular degeneration

New way to prevent macular degeneration

New insight into age-related macular degeneration

New insight into age-related macular degeneration

Sirna Therapeutics granted new UK patents

Sirna Therapeutics granted new UK patents

New generation of lenses makes evolutionary leap in eliminating need for glasses

New generation of lenses makes evolutionary leap in eliminating need for glasses

New treatment improves visual acuity score of patients with retinitis pigmentosa

New treatment improves visual acuity score of patients with retinitis pigmentosa

Researchers present information on artificial retina

Researchers present information on artificial retina

Vitamins E and C confirmed safe at high doses

Vitamins E and C confirmed safe at high doses

Age-related macular degeneration is triggered, possibly by an infection

Age-related macular degeneration is triggered, possibly by an infection

Research offers hope for treatment of age-related blindness

Research offers hope for treatment of age-related blindness

Smoking doubles the risk of macular degeneration

Smoking doubles the risk of macular degeneration

Bionic eyes from Stanford

Bionic eyes from Stanford

Research tool for turning off genes may eventually have therapeutic application

Research tool for turning off genes may eventually have therapeutic application

Genes play a substantial role in the development of age-related macular degeneration

Genes play a substantial role in the development of age-related macular degeneration

Gene identified that confers susceptibility to age-related macular degeneration

Gene identified that confers susceptibility to age-related macular degeneration

Gene for AMD has now been identified by researchers

Gene for AMD has now been identified by researchers

An apple a day keeps breast cancer away

An apple a day keeps breast cancer away