Vision Research in Europe

Foundation Fighting Blindness Career Development Award 2021

The Foundation Fighting Blindness (FFB) is soliciting applications for Career Development Awards (CDA) from clinical research scientists of superior dedication and talent.
» Foundation Fighting Blindness Career Development Award 2021

The International Rare Disease Filmfestival 2021

One year ago on Rare Disease Day 2020, the International Rare Disease Filmfestival kicked off – calling for films that spotlight the unique challenges rare disease patients face.
» The International Rare Disease Filmfestival 2021

Improved vectors for ocular gene therapier

Strategies based on the use of gene therapy to mitigate the effects of mutations that cause blindness are undergoing rapid development. Novel gene vectors now achieve widespread gene delivery and reduce the risks associated with these approaches.
» Improved vectors for ocular gene therapier

Lancet Report on Global Eye Health

Commissions from the Lancet journals on Global Eye Health: Vision beyond 2020
» Lancet Report on Global Eye Health

New EU project in the field of vision science, technology and healthcare

The key mission of the Innovative Training Network (ITN) OptiVisT is to enhance the societal participation of individuals with vision impairment through innovative and inclusive care.
» New EU project in the field of vision science, technology and healthcare

Powerful and transparent tool to optimize applications for patients

Machine learning enhanced the discovery of complicated patterns in OCT data and showed similar performance to humans. Our new tool T-REX adds to a better understanding on how artificial intelligence exactly learns.
» Powerful and transparent tool to optimize applications for patients

Visionary of the Quarter

Young Researcher in Focus

Read more about Kristina Irsch and her work in the field of vision research.

Latest News

Topcon announces US Launch of the Harmony Glaucoma Module

Topcon Healthcare announced it has launched its... Read more

New therapeutic approach may help treat age-related macular degeneration effectively

Runt-related transcription factor 1 (RUNX1) has... Read more

FCI Ophthalmics announces availability of LacriJet for Monocanalicular Nasolacrimal Intubation

FCI Ophthalmics announced the launch of the... Read more

VRmagic Eyesi Slit Lamp Fundoscopy Module Launched in the UK

VRmagic’s new Fundoscopy Module can be mounted to... Read more

Doctors reverse jumping vision caused by light deprivation

Gradual exposure to light restored vision to a... Read more

How Europe's €100 billion science fund will shape 7 years of research

Horizon Europe, the world’s largest multinational... Read more

NeurOptics Launches Virtual Pupillometry Education Platform

NeurOptics has launched its Pupillometry Education... Read more

Researchers identify 127 glaucoma genes in largest study of its kind

In the largest genome-wide association study of... Read more

Prof Andrew Dick reappointed as Director of IoO

Congratulations to Professor Andrew Dick for being... Read more

AI-supported test predicts eye disease three years before symptoms

A pioneering new eye test, developed by scientists... Read more

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