Vitamin C necessary for retinal cell function

Vitamin C is necessary for retinal cells to function properly and researchers believe that vitamin C plays a vital role in the proper functioning of the brain as well.

New hope for AMD – Scientists successfully create new retinal cells!

New hope is offered in the search for new treatments for age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Researchers from the Georgetown University Medical Center were able to create retinal cells from adult stem cells in a laboratory.

Eye test in development to help with early diagnosis

An eye test in early development may transform doctors’ ability to detect and treat diseases such as glaucoma and Alzheimer’s.