Vision Research in Europe

The best publications 2018

The Vision Research community has made its decision to choose the best publications of the year 2018.
» The best publications 2018

World Glaucoma Week 2019

This World Glaucoma Week (10-16 March, 2019) IAPB is partnering with international organisations and experts in glaucoma care to draw a spotlight on the third leading cause of blindness.
» World Glaucoma Week 2019

New method to improve diagnostics and treatment for corneal dystrophy

New research led by Dr Alice Davidson (UCL Institute of Ophthalmology) paves the way for early diagnosis of a corneal eye condition, as well as aiding the development of new targeted treatments.
» New method to improve diagnostics and treatment for corneal dystrophy

Global Ophthalmology Awards Program 2019

Your opportunity to receive an ophthalmology research or fellowship grant
» Global Ophthalmology Awards Program 2019

Helen Keller Prize for Vision Research

Call for Nominations - 2020
» Helen Keller Prize for Vision Research

ETN to diagnose, understand and treat Stargardt Disease

European Training Network to diagnose, understand and treat Stargardt Disease, a frequent inherited blinding disorder
» ETN to diagnose, understand and treat Stargardt Disease

Visionary of the Quarter

Young Researcher in Focus

Read more about Susanne Roosing and her work in the field of vision research.

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New treatment target emerging for retinal damage

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Applying AI in fundus images

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Scientists first to pinpoint a cause of pigmentary glaucoma

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We need to talk about systematic fraud

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