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Genome editing approaches enable precise gene correction and disease rescue in inherited retinal diseases

Genome editing approaches enable precise gene correction and disease rescue in inherited retinal diseases

Genetic discovery may pave the way to new diagnostic approaches, treatments for motor neurone diseases

Genetic discovery may pave the way to new diagnostic approaches, treatments for motor neurone diseases

Dietary supplements can slow progression of age-related macular degeneration, NIH study confirms

Dietary supplements can slow progression of age-related macular degeneration, NIH study confirms

Topical ocular administration of progesterone could be viable treatment for retinitis pigmentosa

Topical ocular administration of progesterone could be viable treatment for retinitis pigmentosa

New Alzheimer’s disease hypothesis could open up diagnosis or treatment possibilities

New Alzheimer’s disease hypothesis could open up diagnosis or treatment possibilities

Could sound waves help to regrow bones?

Could sound waves help to regrow bones?

Alcohol consumption may be a modifiable risk factor for age-related macular degeneration

Alcohol consumption may be a modifiable risk factor for age-related macular degeneration

Tissue engineering advance could one day help patients regrow bones

Tissue engineering advance could one day help patients regrow bones

Scientists reveal toxic astrocyte changes in ALS

Scientists reveal toxic astrocyte changes in ALS

New therapy harnesses "dancing molecules" to reverse paralysis, repair tissue after spinal cord injuries

New therapy harnesses "dancing molecules" to reverse paralysis, repair tissue after spinal cord injuries

Small molecule drug can attenuate the triggers of neuroinflammation, preclinical study shows

Small molecule drug can attenuate the triggers of neuroinflammation, preclinical study shows

Why we may never know whether the $56,000-a-year Alzheimer’s drug actually works

Why we may never know whether the $56,000-a-year Alzheimer’s drug actually works

New mathematical model helps simulate progression of age-related macular degeneration

New mathematical model helps simulate progression of age-related macular degeneration

Majority of patients who needed surgery after failed TEER required mitral valve replacement

Majority of patients who needed surgery after failed TEER required mitral valve replacement

A new hydrogel for treatment and recovery of muscle injuries

A new hydrogel for treatment and recovery of muscle injuries

Study shows how mutant huntingtin protein triggers brain cell death

Study shows how mutant huntingtin protein triggers brain cell death

Researchers identify the trigger of key cellular change in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Researchers identify the trigger of key cellular change in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Study provides new insights into the molecular underpinnings of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Study provides new insights into the molecular underpinnings of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Research on genetic heart disease uncovers new mechanism for heart failure

Research on genetic heart disease uncovers new mechanism for heart failure

New computer program detects neurodegeneration biomarkers through magnetic resonance imaging

New computer program detects neurodegeneration biomarkers through magnetic resonance imaging