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New technique can help to non-invasively assess progression of sickle cell retinopathy

New technique can help to non-invasively assess progression of sickle cell retinopathy

New photoreceptors from human pluripotent stem cells restores sight to injured retinas

New photoreceptors from human pluripotent stem cells restores sight to injured retinas

Gene therapy for common forms of congenital blindness shows promise to improve vision

Gene therapy for common forms of congenital blindness shows promise to improve vision

Study finds that not all patients with elevated eye pressure need treatment to prevent vision loss

Study finds that not all patients with elevated eye pressure need treatment to prevent vision loss

Gene therapy may offer a new approach to preserving vision in people with retinitis pigmentosa

Gene therapy may offer a new approach to preserving vision in people with retinitis pigmentosa

Early treatment with anti-VEGF injections slows diabetic retinopathy

Early treatment with anti-VEGF injections slows diabetic retinopathy

Study identifies gene variants that cause metabolic deficiency in the eye

Study identifies gene variants that cause metabolic deficiency in the eye

NYSCF is developing new stem cell therapy to treat age-related macular degeneration

NYSCF is developing new stem cell therapy to treat age-related macular degeneration

Researchers identify a genetic defect that increases the risk of debilitating eye disease

Researchers identify a genetic defect that increases the risk of debilitating eye disease

Researchers confirm new drug development route for treating multiple sclerosis, asthma

Researchers confirm new drug development route for treating multiple sclerosis, asthma

Phase 2 clinical trial is now open at Columbia to test gene therapy for dry macular degeneration

Phase 2 clinical trial is now open at Columbia to test gene therapy for dry macular degeneration

Central retinal artery occlusion can be a warning sign of other vascular issues

Central retinal artery occlusion can be a warning sign of other vascular issues

A sneak peek of the current state and future use of artificial intelligence in pathology

A sneak peek of the current state and future use of artificial intelligence in pathology

New mobile app can help people diagnosed with glaucoma

New mobile app can help people diagnosed with glaucoma

People with vision impairment have higher risk of all-cause mortality

People with vision impairment have higher risk of all-cause mortality

High-resolution imaging, 3D computer modeling reveal the fractal nature of neurons

High-resolution imaging, 3D computer modeling reveal the fractal nature of neurons

Scientists find new therapeutic approach to effectively treat age-related macular degeneration

Scientists find new therapeutic approach to effectively treat age-related macular degeneration

Addressing vision loss caused by diabetes

Addressing vision loss caused by diabetes

Improving eye health globally can have substantial benefits for economic, social prosperity

Improving eye health globally can have substantial benefits for economic, social prosperity

MRI scans reveal major abnormalities in the eyes of people with severe COVID-19

MRI scans reveal major abnormalities in the eyes of people with severe COVID-19