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New, non-invasive imaging method may help detect an early indicator of glaucoma

New, non-invasive imaging method may help detect an early indicator of glaucoma

New imaging technique reveals subtle details about pathology in a rare eye disease

New imaging technique reveals subtle details about pathology in a rare eye disease

Black patients have higher risk of advanced vision loss after glaucoma diagnosis compared to whites

Black patients have higher risk of advanced vision loss after glaucoma diagnosis compared to whites

Parents become drug developers to save their children’s lives

Parents become drug developers to save their children’s lives

Many parents overlook simple ways to reduce children’s risk of eye injuries

Many parents overlook simple ways to reduce children’s risk of eye injuries

A stepped regimen of anti-VEFG drugs leads to good vision outcomes in diabetic macular edema

A stepped regimen of anti-VEFG drugs leads to good vision outcomes in diabetic macular edema

More patients suffer vision-threatening emergencies after assaults with paintball guns, research finds

More patients suffer vision-threatening emergencies after assaults with paintball guns, research finds

Study reveals tiny gene fragments as crucial new players in retinal development and vision

Study reveals tiny gene fragments as crucial new players in retinal development and vision

Specific form of age-related macular degeneration linked to cardiovascular disease and stroke risk

Specific form of age-related macular degeneration linked to cardiovascular disease and stroke risk

Singapore researchers develop a bio-functional thermogel to prevent retinal scarring

Singapore researchers develop a bio-functional thermogel to prevent retinal scarring

Roundworms shed light on vision loss in a rare human genetic disorder

Roundworms shed light on vision loss in a rare human genetic disorder

Proteins in the eye may predict which macular degeneration patients need life-long treatment

Proteins in the eye may predict which macular degeneration patients need life-long treatment

Study: Glaucoma diagnosis not associated with steeper rates of cognitive decline

Study: Glaucoma diagnosis not associated with steeper rates of cognitive decline

Specific retinal cell appears to be good at housing Ebola and other viruses

Specific retinal cell appears to be good at housing Ebola and other viruses

New discovery could lead to the development of therapeutic approaches for retinitis pigmentosa

New discovery could lead to the development of therapeutic approaches for retinitis pigmentosa

New disease that affects the macula discovered

New disease that affects the macula discovered

Detailed genetic roadmap of glaucoma will help develop new drugs to combat the disease

Detailed genetic roadmap of glaucoma will help develop new drugs to combat the disease

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

Gene therapy for degenerative retinal disease has no safety concerns but fails to improve vision loss

Gene therapy for degenerative retinal disease has no safety concerns but fails to improve vision loss

Study highlights the positive effects of Humanin G in reducing inflammation in AMD

Study highlights the positive effects of Humanin G in reducing inflammation in AMD