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Low cost dye in contact lenses used to treat colour blindness

Contact lenses treated with low cost dye are being hailed as a potentially simple solution for treating colour blindness, thanks to a group of researchers at the University of Birmingham. Read more »

Therapy prevents batten disease-related vision loss

Gene therapy that directly targeted a specific type of neuron in the retina was able to prevent vision loss in mice with late infantile Batten disease. Read more »

Genetic silencing treatment effective against dry eye

Pharmaceutical company Sylentis has said research into its tivanisiran treatment for dry eye disease (DED) showed it improved ocular inflammatory parameters and tear quality, while also resulting in a reduction in ocular pain. Read more »

Glow-in-the-dark contact lenses could stop damage associated with diabetic retinopathy

A team of researchers has developed luminescent or glow-in-the-dark contact lenses which they believe could help protect against eye damage due to diabetic retinopathy (DR). Read more »

New approach could delay onset of blindness

Scientists have discovered a new strategy that delayed the onset of blindness in mice, and also has the potential to prevent cell death in several neurodegenerative diseases. Read more »


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