Research to Prevent Blindness

Understanding Corneal Injuries in Dry Eyes

Dr. Raj Apte

An RPB grantee makes a key discovery involving genes that are essential for eye health.

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Research to Prevent Blindness Marks $400 Million in Funding to Advance Eye Disease Research

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RPB funds a new round of researchers and hits a milestone in supporting vision-related breakthroughs.

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Possible Solution to Corneal Transplant Rejection

Study reveals a way to inhibit excessive growth of lymphatic vessels which contribute to organ transplant rejection, cancer metastasis, lymphatic obstruction, diabetes and hypertension.

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New Eye Structures Discovered

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Novel structures found in the cornea of the human eye using second harmonic generation imaging microscopy.

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Artificial Cornea: New Option for the Treatment of Corneal Conditions

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Over the years, research has led to developments that have improved the success of corneal transplantation, but there is still a group of people for whom traditional cornea transplants usually fail.  That's...

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