Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB) provides major eye research funding to more than 50 leading scientific institutions in the U.S. and supports the work of hundreds of talented vision scientists engaged in a diverse range of disease-oriented research.
Partnerships with Reader's Digest Partners for Sight Foundation and Lions Clubs International Foundation seek to generate solutions for neglected vision loss condition.
New method for delivering corrective genes to restore energy production in cells could have wide application.
Novel structures found in the cornea of the human eye using second harmonic generation imaging microscopy.
Findings indicate that retinitis pigmentosa is treatable even at advanced disease stages.
RPB Mildred Krahmer Sanders and William Clifford Sanders Laboratory for Vision Research will be core facility for collaboration.
RPB-supported vision researchers have identified targets for treatments that would prevent vision loss in patients following retinal detachment.
The idea that stem cells – the precursors of all body tissues – could be turned into organ replacements for diseased body parts has tantalized physicians and patients for decades...
Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB) is rolling out a new category of grants designed to foster collaboration between scientists working within departments of ophthalmology and those in complementary...
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