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First-of-its-kind test on a microchip array will help diagnose retinitis pigmentosa

First-of-its-kind test on a microchip array will help diagnose retinitis pigmentosa

UCI study helps identify one reason why women have lower stroke risk than men

UCI study helps identify one reason why women have lower stroke risk than men

New insight into age-related macular degeneration

New insight into age-related macular degeneration

New compound ruboxistaurin may decrease vision loss in diabete

New compound ruboxistaurin may decrease vision loss in diabete

Study reveals benefits of using insulin earlier

Study reveals benefits of using insulin earlier

Patients with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes should be screened for retinopathy

Patients with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes should be screened for retinopathy

Common antibiotic called minocycline may slow or prevent diabetic retinopathy

Common antibiotic called minocycline may slow or prevent diabetic retinopathy

Researchers present information on artificial retina

Researchers present information on artificial retina

More repellents recommended in the fight against West Nile Virus

More repellents recommended in the fight against West Nile Virus

Solar cell implant may restore some sight for the blind

Solar cell implant may restore some sight for the blind

Research offers hope for treatment of age-related blindness

Research offers hope for treatment of age-related blindness

Vigorous exercise can slow down arthritis

Vigorous exercise can slow down arthritis

Bionic eyes from Stanford

Bionic eyes from Stanford

Preventing eye disease in retinitis pigmentosa

Preventing eye disease in retinitis pigmentosa

High-dose radiation and bone marrow transfer treatments on glaucoma-susceptible mice completely blocked development of glaucoma

High-dose radiation and bone marrow transfer treatments on glaucoma-susceptible mice completely blocked development of glaucoma

Gene identified that confers susceptibility to age-related macular degeneration

Gene identified that confers susceptibility to age-related macular degeneration

Encouraging results in wet age-related macular degeneration study

Encouraging results in wet age-related macular degeneration study

Macular degeneration patients benefit from self-management training

Macular degeneration patients benefit from self-management training

Pegaptanib (Macugen) is an effective treatment for neovascular age-related macular degeneration

Pegaptanib (Macugen) is an effective treatment for neovascular age-related macular degeneration

Drivers with epilepsy are on the road again

Drivers with epilepsy are on the road again