RPB is increasing both the amount of funding and the number of awards funded through its flagship grant in order to better support early-career vision scientists.
The organizations announce new grants to increase funding for innovative research from early-career vision scientists.
For the past 60 years, RPB has funded groundbreaking research to prevent, treat and cure all conditions that damage or destroy sight.
The NEI congratulates RPB on 60 years of accomplishments in a personal letter from the acting director.
Thank you to our donors for supporting the RPB CDA and launching more than 200 research careers!
Dr. Semenza is being recognized for his discoveries related to how cells respond to low oxygen levels, which have implications for the treatment of cancer, eye diseases and more.