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Even diet drinks increase the risk of type 2 diabetes, finds study

Even diet drinks increase the risk of type 2 diabetes, finds study

Low-income people enrolled in expanded Medicaid program have undiagnosed chronic illness

Low-income people enrolled in expanded Medicaid program have undiagnosed chronic illness

New CRISPR-Cas9 variant has potential to increase precision during gene therapy

New CRISPR-Cas9 variant has potential to increase precision during gene therapy

Researchers shed new light on how Toxoplasma parasite damages the human eye

Researchers shed new light on how Toxoplasma parasite damages the human eye

Study shows possibility of diabetes remission with ‘achievable’ weight loss

Study shows possibility of diabetes remission with ‘achievable’ weight loss

New study on gene modulation may help prevent blindness

New study on gene modulation may help prevent blindness

Clinical trial to evaluate efficacy and safety of new treatment for giant cell arteritis

Clinical trial to evaluate efficacy and safety of new treatment for giant cell arteritis

Inflammasome, Boehringer Ingelheim team up to develop new therapies for retinal diseases

Inflammasome, Boehringer Ingelheim team up to develop new therapies for retinal diseases

7-year-old treated with FDA-approved gene therapy for Leber congenital amaurosis

7-year-old treated with FDA-approved gene therapy for Leber congenital amaurosis

African bacterium resists almost all drugs

African bacterium resists almost all drugs

New study identifies potential enzyme target for diabetic retinopathy

New study identifies potential enzyme target for diabetic retinopathy

Researchers discover potential approach to treating diabetic retinopathy

Researchers discover potential approach to treating diabetic retinopathy

Researchers find potential new treatment for diabetic retinopathy

Researchers find potential new treatment for diabetic retinopathy

New device to measure ethanol's deadly twin

New device to measure ethanol's deadly twin

Children's Tumor Foundation harnesses interest in rare disease research through NF Innovation Week

Children's Tumor Foundation harnesses interest in rare disease research through NF Innovation Week

Two uveitis drugs perform similarly in a head-to-head clinical trial

Two uveitis drugs perform similarly in a head-to-head clinical trial

Associations between sounds and shapes depend on early visual experiences

Associations between sounds and shapes depend on early visual experiences

'Junk food' diet can lead to blindness

'Junk food' diet can lead to blindness

Early planned delivery reduces impact of preterm pre-eclampsia

Early planned delivery reduces impact of preterm pre-eclampsia

Retina-on-a-chip may provide useful alternative to existing models for studying eye disease

Retina-on-a-chip may provide useful alternative to existing models for studying eye disease