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.
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.
Four new grantees received the Catalyst Awards for Innovative Research Approaches for AMD.
CDA founded 30 years ago as one of the few private sources of funding aimed specifically at early-career vision researchers.
Study from RPB-supported researchers at Duke University suggests loss of blood vessels in retina reflect changes in brain health.