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Stem Cells Help Reveal GA’s Genetic Markers

The molecular signatures could potentially be used for treatment screenings using patient-derived RPE cells.
August 8, 2022

Exercise Habits Do Not Impact Ocular Vessel Stiffness

However, study findings confirmed the effects of aging on ocular circulation.
April 27, 2022

Mental Illness in Children, Teens Associated With Eye Disease

Anxiety, schizophrenia, bipolar and depression were risk factors.
March 22, 2022

Higher Resolution Screens May Reduce Digital Eye Strain

They induced less accommodative lag in a recent study.
February 21, 2022

Dysbiosis More Common in Ocular Surface Microbiota of Allergy Patients

An increased prevalence of an organisms called Blautia was associated with conjunctival reaction.
December 17, 2021

Vascular Plexus Blood Flow Adapts to Metabolic Changes

This structure was observed through OCT-A to regulate vessel density in response to both hyperoxia and hypoxia.
December 16, 2021

New Patient Questionnaire Helps Quantify IOL Side Effects

Known as “QUVID,” it may help clinicians identify the optimal lens design and features to limit complications, study finds.
November 15, 2021

VOMS Demonstrates High Accuracy in Concussion Identification

Vestibular oculomotor screening may be a more effective way to pinpoint and treat this traumatic brain injury, research shows.
November 11, 2021

License Holders May Not Always Have Adequate Vision

Researchers recommend changes to driving qualification and renewal procedures.
November 5, 2021

Skin Pigmentation Plays Role in Effectiveness of Cycloplegics

Study shows cyclopentolate 1% combined with tropicamide 1% provides more accurate refractive outcomes.
November 2, 2021