Blindness News and Research

RSS
IOB director wins Greenberg Prize for ending blindness by 2020

IOB director wins Greenberg Prize for ending blindness by 2020

How the brain makes a limb feel like it does not belong

How the brain makes a limb feel like it does not belong

New two-in-one shot could make it easier for diabetics to control their blood sugar

New two-in-one shot could make it easier for diabetics to control their blood sugar

Study shows how our eyes recycle vitamin A

Study shows how our eyes recycle vitamin A

University of Wisconsin-Madison professor receives 2020 John Dystel Prize for MS research

University of Wisconsin-Madison professor receives 2020 John Dystel Prize for MS research

New survey gains broader insights into the personal impact of Covid-19 on people with eye conditions

New survey gains broader insights into the personal impact of Covid-19 on people with eye conditions

Researchers discover gene variants that reduce the risk of glaucoma

Researchers discover gene variants that reduce the risk of glaucoma

AI-based technology could help accelerate clinical trials for glaucoma

AI-based technology could help accelerate clinical trials for glaucoma

Researchers test clinical safety of gene-based treatment for achromatopsia

Researchers test clinical safety of gene-based treatment for achromatopsia

A faster and easier treatment option to prevent blindness in preterm infants

A faster and easier treatment option to prevent blindness in preterm infants

Gene therapy could help treat glaucoma, study shows

Gene therapy could help treat glaucoma, study shows

Research pinpoints potential new therapeutic target for retinal degeneration

Research pinpoints potential new therapeutic target for retinal degeneration

Regular exercise may reduce risk of deadly complication in patients with COVID-19

Regular exercise may reduce risk of deadly complication in patients with COVID-19

FDA approves first-ever treatment for patients with inoperable plexiform neurofibromas

FDA approves first-ever treatment for patients with inoperable plexiform neurofibromas

Study sheds light on how a group of novel organelle-based disorders affects cells

Study sheds light on how a group of novel organelle-based disorders affects cells

Research suggests an avenue to treat, prevent genetic disorders in the womb

Research suggests an avenue to treat, prevent genetic disorders in the womb

New method to treat blindness using retinal cell production

New method to treat blindness using retinal cell production

Researchers discover new way to refine production of retinal cells to treat blindness

Researchers discover new way to refine production of retinal cells to treat blindness

CNIC scientists identify inflammatory regulatory circuit controlled by endothelial cells in the eye

CNIC scientists identify inflammatory regulatory circuit controlled by endothelial cells in the eye

UC Riverside biochemist and Atomwise form new joint venture

UC Riverside biochemist and Atomwise form new joint venture