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.
The spring cycle grants include new Low Vision Research Awards.
Research initiative to address urgent needs in understanding and treating low vision.
A new approach to removing congenital cataracts in infants allows remaining stem cells to regrow functional lenses.
The number of people with visual impairment (VI) and blindness is increasing in the U.S. and around the world.
At the ARVO Inaugural Press Conference, three RPB-funded scientists pushing the boundaries of imaging, early detection, regeneration.
Study reveals a way to inhibit excessive growth of lymphatic vessels which contribute to organ transplant rejection, cancer metastasis, lymphatic obstruction, diabetes and hypertension.
Protein analysis can make diagnoses more accurate and treatments better targeted to individual patients.
Some patients taking high doses of a cholesterol-lowering medication had complete resolution of lipid deposits in the dry form of age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
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