Eye Diseases
Thursday 19 October, 2017

Visual restoration may never be complete in long-term blindness

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Surgery cannot completely undo the brain rewiring caused by long-term blindness, finds a study.  More...

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By BioNews On Sunday, January 18th, 2015
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Gene linked to profound vision loss discovered

An exhaustive hereditary analysis of a large Louisiana family with vision issues has revealed a new gene related to an  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, January 3rd, 2015
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Discovery of mutated gene in dogs could help treat blindness

A Finnish-North American collaboration of scientists at Michigan State University and the University of Helsinki  More...

By BioNews On Friday, January 2nd, 2015
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Micro sensor to detect glaucoma before attack

Your eye could someday house its own high-tech information center, tracking important changes and letting you know when it’s time to see an eye doctor. A team of doctors at the University of Washington is developing More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, October 9th, 2012
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Scientists devise easier test for blindness

Scientists have demonstrated a quick, accurate test for one of the  More...

By IANS On Sunday, September 30th, 2012
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Trifocal lens implants renders glasses unnecessary

A revolutionary new trifocal lens, implanted after cataract surgery  More...

By BioNews On Friday, February 17th, 2012
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Can video games help people with cataract?

Playing video games could improve the vision of people born with cataracts, a new research has found.  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011
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Astonishing bionic enables blind to see

Limited trials of a bionic eye that could restore sight to the blind have produced “astonishing” results, says a new study  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011
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Terminator-Style contact lens comes closer to reality

Scientists at the University of Washington and Aalto University, Finland, have developed a prototype contact lens that could potentially provide the wearer with hands-free information updates  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011
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How we see family resemblance in faces

A new study has shed light on our ability to identify members of a family from facial structures  More...