The best publications 2014

The Vision Research community has made its decision to choose the best publications of the year 2014.
» The best publications 2014


Training the Next Generation of European Visual Neuroscientists
» NextGenVis

Ultrasound treatment device gains CE

EyeTechCare focused ultrasound treatment device gains CE mark extension to treat surgery-naive glaucoma - Use of the EyeOP1R device is now open to less advanced glaucoma
» Ultrasound treatment device gains CE

Retina France – Call for Research Projects

The Retina France Association, upon advice of its Scientific Committee, proposes to promote research and therapeutic applications in the field of retinal degeneration, and other eye conditions within the scope of rare diseases.
» Retina France – Call for Research Projects

Dry eye syndrome

Neuroptis successfully completes the pre-clinical phase for ML7
» Dry eye syndrome

Current News

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February 27, 2015

Contact lens wearers who don't follow certain hygiene habits have increased bacterial contamination... [more]

Leading the fight against neglected and emerging viruses

February 26, 2015

EU-funded researchers have developed a streamlined approach for identifying and testing antiviral... [more]

LSU Health New Orleans makes discovery key to preventing blindness and stroke devastation

February 25, 2015

Research led by Nicolas Bazan, MD, PhD, Boyd Professor, Ernest C. and Yvette C. Villere Chair of... [more]


February 24, 2015

A new start for Europe: Opening up to an ERA of Innovation [more]

Questions emerge over top Chinese science prize

February 23, 2015

Award-winning computer-science project is under fire, rekindling criticism of China’s research... [more]

EUA urges Juncker and MEPs not to u-turn on research

February 20, 2015

EUA’s campaign on the Investment Plan and the European Commission’s proposed cuts to Horizon 2020... [more]

New '2-in-1' test simplifies retina evaluations

February 20, 2015

New research in The FASEB Journal suggests that a newly developed test can measure how well both... [more]

Vision Research in Europe

Visionary of the Quarter

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Prof. Peter Humphries

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 Dominic Eberle
Dominic Eberle

Read more about Dominic Eberle and his work in the field of vision research.