Vision Research in Europe

The best Publications of the Year 2018

We are searching for the most impressing publication in Vision Research and Ophthalmology in 2018.
» The best Publications of the Year 2018

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

Commission launches European Open Science Cloud

Following a major effort by the European Commission, the Member States and the scientific community, the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) was launched to provide a safe environment for researchers to store, analyse and re-use data for research, innovation and educational purposes.
» Commission launches European Open Science Cloud

Evaluation of the EU Orphan Regulation

EU Orphan Regulation - Survey for academic researchers and experts
» Evaluation of the EU Orphan Regulation

Calcified nodules increase the risk for progression to advanced AMD

New research show that calcified nodules in the eye increase the risk for progression to advanced AMD more than six times.
» Calcified nodules increase the risk for progression to advanced AMD

Visionary of the Quarter

Young Researcher in Focus

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

Latest News

First Patient successfully implanted with eye pressure sensor for Glaucoma

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Researchers report vision-based neurotransmitter events for the first time

How does vision work, and what happens in the... Read more

Alcon Retina Fellows Institute launched to provide retinal surgery training

The unique educational offering supports retina... Read more

Modeling the most common form of vision loss in older adults

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) affects... Read more

Minimally invasive retinal detachment has better outcomes, clinical trial findings

A minimally invasive treatment for retinal... Read more

Why a postdoc might not advance your career

Two studies reiterate that very few postdoctoral... Read more

Scientists combine technologies to view the retina in unprecedented detail

By combining two imaging modalities—adaptive... Read more

FDA Approves First Intracanalicular Dexamethasone Ophthalmic Insert for Post-Ocular Surgery

The approval of the DEXTENZA insert for surgical... Read more

Eyepatch with dissolvable needles used to treat eye disease

A team of researchers affiliated with several... Read more

Exploring tocilizumab for giant cell arteritis cases

Giant cell arteritis (GCA) is a systemic... Read more

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