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Macular degeneration is a disease associated with aging that gradually destroys sharp, central vision. Central vision is needed for seeing objects clearly and for common daily tasks such as reading and driving.
New human stem cell model could pave way for macular degeneration research

New human stem cell model could pave way for macular degeneration research

New diabetes eye supplement to be showcased at Expopharm 2017

New diabetes eye supplement to be showcased at Expopharm 2017

IBS scientists uncover key regulator of normal as well as pathological angiogenesis

IBS scientists uncover key regulator of normal as well as pathological angiogenesis

Second Sight achieves milestone with conditional FDA approval to start Orion feasibility clinical trial

Second Sight achieves milestone with conditional FDA approval to start Orion feasibility clinical trial

Research findings potentially open door to new treatments for eye trauma and retinal disease

Research findings potentially open door to new treatments for eye trauma and retinal disease

Vision research using donated human tissue could help millions suffering from diabetic eye disease

Vision research using donated human tissue could help millions suffering from diabetic eye disease

Scientists identify key compound that reduces severity of AMD in preclinical model

Scientists identify key compound that reduces severity of AMD in preclinical model

Bionic vision restoration: could future technologies restore sight?

Bionic vision restoration: could future technologies restore sight?

New LF-OCT technology enables more accurate imaging of cellular processes in the eye

New LF-OCT technology enables more accurate imaging of cellular processes in the eye

Research suggests novel approach for encouraging regeneration in mouse retina

Research suggests novel approach for encouraging regeneration in mouse retina

Researchers present novel gene-editing technique to prevent retinal angiogenesis

Researchers present novel gene-editing technique to prevent retinal angiogenesis

Research shows how dietary essential fatty acids can help treat Alzheimer’s, other diseases

Research shows how dietary essential fatty acids can help treat Alzheimer’s, other diseases

University of Manchester spin-out creates unique technology to improve eye health of aging population

University of Manchester spin-out creates unique technology to improve eye health of aging population

Chicken models may shed light on how humans develop sensitive daytime vision

Chicken models may shed light on how humans develop sensitive daytime vision

Bristol scientist develops novel ophthalmic device that could prevent vision loss worldwide

Bristol scientist develops novel ophthalmic device that could prevent vision loss worldwide

Researchers find link between lutein levels in the eye and cognition, achievement in childhood

Researchers find link between lutein levels in the eye and cognition, achievement in childhood

Researchers working towards developing novel stem cell approaches for glaucoma

Researchers working towards developing novel stem cell approaches for glaucoma

Researchers recapitulate pathological condition of retinal diseases on a chip

Researchers recapitulate pathological condition of retinal diseases on a chip

Researchers develop computer model to analyze progression of age-related macular degeneration

Researchers develop computer model to analyze progression of age-related macular degeneration

Experimental gene therapy proven safe for preserving vision of people with AMD

Experimental gene therapy proven safe for preserving vision of people with AMD