Blood test to detect Macular Degeneration?

A new blood test is being developed by Australian researchers at The John Curtin School of Medical Research that detects whether a patient is at risk of developing dry age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Fast and Easy Blood Test for Macular Degeneration? The research team used a light model to study the deterioration of the retina’s […]

Organic polymer may lead to better retinal implants

Researchers at the Italian Institute of Technology in Milan are currently working with organic polymer which is a light-sensitive plastic. This new technology may ultimately lead to improved retinal implants.

Flexible Retinal Implant May Become Reality

Researchers are trying to develop a flexible retinal implant to restore vision for those suffering from age-related macular degeneration (AMD).