Vision Research in Europe

Renowned award for Dasha Nelidova

Dasha Nelidova has won a major global award, the Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists.
» Renowned award for Dasha Nelidova

Automated screening for diabetes-related eye disease by novel deep learning method

Researchers at Helmholtz Zentrum München together with LMU University Eye Hospital Munich and the Technical University of Munich (TUM) created a novel deep learning method that makes automated screenings for eye diseases such as diabetic retinopathy more efficient.
» Automated screening for diabetes-related eye disease by novel deep learning method

A new generation of optogenetic tools for research and medicine

The European Research Council (ERC) is providing 10 million euros in funding for an interdisciplinary, collaborative project in the structural and biophysical analysis of selected photoreceptors and their development into “OptoGPCRs”, light-controlled molecular switches with a wide range of...
» A new generation of optogenetic tools for research and medicine

Report on the ERN-EYE Virtual Meeting 2020

Usually October is the month of the ERN-EYE annual workshop. This year, as the General Annual Meeting in March had to be postponed and as it is still not possible to do face-to-face meetings, ERN-EYE organised its meeting in virtual from 14th to 15th October 2020.
» Report on the ERN-EYE Virtual Meeting 2020

Interdisciplinary project "Maintaining sharp vision even in old age"

Carl Zeiss Foundation supports interdisciplinary project "Maintaining sharp vision even in old age" at the Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen
»  Interdisciplinary project "Maintaining sharp vision even in old age"

Retina International Change in Leadership

Joint statement from Ms. Christina Fasser, outgoing President, and Mr. Franz Badura, newly instated Chairperson of Retina International
» Retina International Change in Leadership

Visionary of the Quarter

Young Researcher in Focus

Read more about Reena Chopra and her work in the field of vision research.

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