CRACK IT Challenge Retinal 3D

“Retinal 3D- A Physiologically-Competent Human Retinal 3D Model” - Two Phase Challenge sponsored by Roche, Bayer, Merck and Novartis
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New Head at the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Pittsburgh

The University of Pittsburgh looks forward to the arrival of noted French scientist José-Alain Sahel, MD, who assumes chairmanship of the Department of Ophthalmology on July 1st, 2016
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Consultation on FET Flagships for Horizon 2020 next Work Programme on Sensory Restoration

This consultation aimed at identifying great research ideas that could lead to new technologies. Could they become real if Europe's best minds are put together to work on it?
» Consultation on FET Flagships for Horizon 2020 next Work ...

ARVO is increasing the accessibility of their open access journals

ARVO has always been committed to making vision research widely available to the scientific and clinical communities.
» ARVO is increasing the accessibility of their open access ...

Advances in the Diagnosis and Treatment of AMD and Retinal Diseases

ALLIANCE FOR EYE AND VISION RESEARCH in conjunction with several partner organisations continues education about eye and vision research with a Briefing that begins the second annual Emerging Vision Scientists Day on Capitol Hill held during International AMD Awareness Week 2016 and Healthy Aging Month
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Visionary of the Quarter

Young Researcher in Focus

Image Oliya S. Abdullaeva

Read more about Oliya S. Abdullaeva and her work in the field of vision research.

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Europe's top young scientists chosen in Brussels

October 21, 2016

The European Commission today awarded top prizes to 45 young scientists for their outstanding... [more]

'Internal astigmatism' doesn't compensate for changes in the eye over time

October 19, 2016

For people with nearsightedness (myopia), the lens doesn't compensate for growth or other changes... [more]

Commission recommends reforms to improve Hungary's research and innovation system

October 17, 2016

The European Commission presented today key policy recommendations that will help enhance the... [more]

FDA approves VisuMax Femtosecond Laser to surgically treat nearsightedness

October 14, 2016

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the VisuMax Femtosecond Laser for the small... [more]

Independent experts to advise Commission on impact of EU research funding

October 12, 2016

The European Commission will set up a High Level Group of experts who will advise on how to... [more]

European Commission launches EU Prize for Women Innovators 2017

October 11, 2016

The EU Prize for Women Innovators 2017 competition, which awards female entrepreneurs who have... [more]

Zika virus can be detected in eye's conjunctival fluid

October 10, 2016

In a study published online by JAMA Ophthalmology, Changwen Ke, Ph.D., of the Guangdong Provincial... [more]