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Air Pollution and Eye Health

The eye is a delicate organ with a large and moist area exposed to the environment that makes it more susceptible to air pollution than other parts of the body.

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LondonOC develops new, non-invasive technique to apply Xen stent into the eye

LondonOC develops new, non-invasive technique to apply Xen stent into the eye

Scientists suspect Lambda SARS-CoV-2 variant most dangerous

Scientists suspect Lambda SARS-CoV-2 variant most dangerous

ICTER scientists improve the precision of cornea imaging using a non-invasive method

ICTER scientists improve the precision of cornea imaging using a non-invasive method

Covid renews interest in radiation, but docs caution against pilgrimages to radon-filled mines

Covid renews interest in radiation, but docs caution against pilgrimages to radon-filled mines

Youth-onset type 2 diabetes is more aggressive and difficult to control, study shows

Youth-onset type 2 diabetes is more aggressive and difficult to control, study shows

Research provides insights into how the hippocampus contributes to memory storage in the cortex

Research provides insights into how the hippocampus contributes to memory storage in the cortex

Unique initiative aims to deliver good eye health to local communities in Birmingham

Unique initiative aims to deliver good eye health to local communities in Birmingham

Study finds how decisions are relayed back into visual processing parts of the brain

Study finds how decisions are relayed back into visual processing parts of the brain

New biomarkers in the eyes could unlock the key to management of diabetic retinopathy

New biomarkers in the eyes could unlock the key to management of diabetic retinopathy

Brain’s locus coeruleus may be a sophisticated regulator of learning and behavior

Brain’s locus coeruleus may be a sophisticated regulator of learning and behavior

Gene therapy protects optic nerve cells and preserves vision in glaucoma mouse models

Gene therapy protects optic nerve cells and preserves vision in glaucoma mouse models

Scientists restore memory in aging mice

Scientists restore memory in aging mice

New motor imagery-based BMI system turns intentions into actions

New motor imagery-based BMI system turns intentions into actions

Oral targeted therapy found to be an effective treatment option for high-risk hairy cell leukemia

Oral targeted therapy found to be an effective treatment option for high-risk hairy cell leukemia

The delta variant thrives in a state of political and public health discord

The delta variant thrives in a state of political and public health discord

UTHSC announces an increase in research grant and contract awards for FY21

UTHSC announces an increase in research grant and contract awards for FY21

A low-cost biopolymer dressing to help heal chronic wounds

A low-cost biopolymer dressing to help heal chronic wounds

Patient's case report reveals link between Bell’s palsy and Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine

Patient's case report reveals link between Bell’s palsy and Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine

Central amygdala micro-circuits play active role in regulation of fear responses

Central amygdala micro-circuits play active role in regulation of fear responses

Antihypertension drug may benefit patients with neurofibromatosis type 2

Antihypertension drug may benefit patients with neurofibromatosis type 2