Visual Impairment News and Research

Latest Visual Impairment News and Research

AAO announces launch of new online resource to improve eye care for children

AAO announces launch of new online resource to improve eye care for children

University of Leicester hosts sports event to raise awareness of Nystagmus

University of Leicester hosts sports event to raise awareness of Nystagmus

Diabetic retinopathy therapy innovations: an interview with Richard Kirk, CEO of Polyphotonix

Diabetic retinopathy therapy innovations: an interview with Richard Kirk, CEO of Polyphotonix

QUT's Professor Joanne Wood wins 'Nobel Prize' of international optometry

QUT's Professor Joanne Wood wins 'Nobel Prize' of international optometry

Up to 1 billion people could be at risk of going blind by 2050, say researchers

Up to 1 billion people could be at risk of going blind by 2050, say researchers

Alimera Sciences announces results from ongoing study on ILUVIEN

Alimera Sciences announces results from ongoing study on ILUVIEN

AMD Alliance hosts webinar to promote awareness and knowledge about macular disease

AMD Alliance hosts webinar to promote awareness and knowledge about macular disease

Gene therapy restores visual function in mouse model of LCA1

Gene therapy restores visual function in mouse model of LCA1

Researchers receive Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation grant to eliminate neglected tropical diseases

Researchers receive Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation grant to eliminate neglected tropical diseases

Retinal function, structure changes in proliferative diabetic retinopathy revealed

Retinal function, structure changes in proliferative diabetic retinopathy revealed

Brunel University student produces animated short film on understanding visually impaired people

Brunel University student produces animated short film on understanding visually impaired people

Benefit and harm of vision screening in preschool-aged children still unclear

Benefit and harm of vision screening in preschool-aged children still unclear

Bayer Yakuhin receives MHLW approval in Japan for EYLEA (aflibercept) Injection to treat RVO patients

Bayer Yakuhin receives MHLW approval in Japan for EYLEA (aflibercept) Injection to treat RVO patients

CHOP Global Health Center performs first rigorous study of CP outcomes in Africa

CHOP Global Health Center performs first rigorous study of CP outcomes in Africa

AIDS patients at increased risk of developing intermediate-stage AMD

AIDS patients at increased risk of developing intermediate-stage AMD

Supporting people with macular degeneration: an interview with Dennis Lewis, AMD Alliance International

Supporting people with macular degeneration: an interview with Dennis Lewis, AMD Alliance International

TSRI study provides new insight into preventing diseases that cause vision loss in adults

TSRI study provides new insight into preventing diseases that cause vision loss in adults

Researchers discover retina protein crucial for vision

Researchers discover retina protein crucial for vision

Regeneron announces EU approval of EYLEA (aflibercept) Injection for retinal vascular disease treatment

Regeneron announces EU approval of EYLEA (aflibercept) Injection for retinal vascular disease treatment

Patients with Parkinson's disease often face difficulties with reduced visual contrast acuity

Patients with Parkinson's disease often face difficulties with reduced visual contrast acuity