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.
A study from an RPB-supported researcher at Northwestern University School of Medicine could speed up the diagnosis of retinal diseases.
Vision scientists who have received RPB funding will help lead all five research teams, which will seek to accelerate development of regenerative treatments for blindness.