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New instrument lets doctors view the entire eye with unprecedented level of detail
on January 18, 2018 at 7:27 pm
Researchers have developed the first instrument that can provide a detailed image of the entire eye that can produce higher quality images than currently […]
Efficacy of antibody targeting Devic's disease proven in new animal model
on January 18, 2018 at 3:06 pm
Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) is an autoimmune disease associated with NMO immunoglobulin G (NMO-IgG). A cure for NMO remains elusive. Researchers recently […]
Statins to help prevent scar tissue in the eye?
on January 18, 2018 at 1:42 pm
According to a new study, statin medication seems to reduce the risk of repeated surgery in patients who undergo a vitrectomy to treat a detached retina. The […]
Study advances gene therapy for glaucoma
on January 17, 2018 at 3:25 am
A new study has shown an improved tactic for delivering new genes into the eye's fluid drain, called the trabecular meshwork. It could lead to a treatment for […]
Biologists peek into the past to see the future through tiny spider eyes
on January 11, 2018 at 8:50 pm
Biologists look to the past for early genetic development of tiny spider and insect eyes to find potential for research into human visual challenges. […]