The Investigation of Acute Optic Neuritis: a Review and Proposed Protocol

This Review on established and emerging diagnostic tools proposes a consensus on the investigation of patients with suspected optic neuritis in both standard care and research.
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6th Picture Competition in Vision Research and Ophthalmology

Send us your best photo to illustrate the fascination of clinical and basic research in ophthalmology and win attractive prizes, supported by Heidelberg Engineering
» 6th Picture Competition in Vision Research and Ophthalmology

The Young Researcher Vision Camp returns 2015

Upon frequent request, we finally decided to organize the "The Young Researcher Vision Camp" next year from June 12th until June 14th, 2015. Again, we will meet at Castle Wildenstein, the unique tweedy location high over the river Danube.
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The new Prevent Blindness Study

Annual Vision Disorder Costs are now $145 billion in the US
» The new Prevent Blindness Study

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Romanian researchers stay home to take part in EU programmes

July 16, 2014

EU-funded research projects in Romania are helping the country retain talent. [more]


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July 14, 2014

3D recreation of live events from mobile videos [more]


EU and EIB Group join forces to support up to €48 billion in R&I investment

July 12, 2014

The European Commission and the European Investment Bank Group (EIB and EIF) have today launched a... [more]


Glaucoma, eye pressure monitoring via implanted sensor

July 11, 2014

Monitoring of pressure inside the eye is key to early detection of glaucoma, a group of conditions... [more]


EU Research on the World Stage

July 10, 2014

By working in collaboration with partners from around the world, European ICT researchers are... [more]


Vision Research in Europe

Visionary of the Quarter

Image Thomas Euler
Prof. Thomas Euler

Point in Focus

Image Award Session 2012

Two Awards – One Message: Promoting Excellence in Ophthalmology

The laureates of the European Vision Award and the Carl Zeiss European Young Investigator Award were honoured at the EVER meeting in Nice, France.

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Research & Politics

White Book: A Vision for Horizon 2020

White Book: A Vision for Horizon 2020

"A European Strategic Roadmap for Vision Research and Ophthalmology published" - This White Book aims at convincing the major stakeholders in Europe that Vision Research and Ophthalmology is a discipline not only at the forefront of research but also at the forefront of translation of its scientific results into clinical practice.

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Young Researcher in Focus

Photo Karsten Boldt
Karsten Boldt

Read more about Karsten Boldt and his work in the field of vision research.