XVIIIth International Symposium on Retinal Degeneration

In the last decade, there has been a burst of information and insight into molecular, genetic and cellular mechanisms underlying inherited and age-related retinal degenerations.
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For a modern and competitive 2021-2027 EU budget

Within few months the EU Council will adopt the next Multiannual Financial Framework, which will set up the whole Union budget for 2021-27, as well as the funds allocation for each one of the main chapters, namely agriculture, cohesion and competitiveness, research and innovation.
» For a modern and competitive 2021-2027 EU budget

The Ophthalmologists Power List 2018

This is the third time we have tried to map the Top 100 most influential people in the world of ophthalmology. The list includes surgeons, scientists, engineers, CEOs and more, and each one of them has been voted for by you, our readers.
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Google’s AI Program: Building Better Algorithms for Detecting Eye Disease

Study published in the journal of the American Academy of Ophthalmology lays important groundwork for an automated system that can detect diabetic eye disease
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Christiana Ruhrberg wins Judah Folkman Award

Congratulations to Professor Christiana Ruhrberg, who has won the 2018 Judah Folkman Award in Vascular Biology from the North American Vascular Biology Organization (NAVBO).
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Retinoblastoma – An International Update

The 3rd international meeting will take place from September 7th-8th, 2018 at the Bambino Gesu Children’s Hospital in Rome, Italy
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