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18/07/2019 - 11:51

Keen artist Marlene Jones was diagnosed with macular disease 17 years ago.

17/07/2019 - 12:06

A clinical trial being conducted in the US and Israel is treating advanced dry age-related macular degeneration (AMD) with new retinal cells, developed from stem cells.

12/07/2019 - 13:03

Researchers are hoping to understand more about the ways in which visual impairment affects quality of life, and the terminology people with sight loss use to describe this impact.

10/07/2019 - 13:04

In Macular Week this year, our focus was on the importance of research and why we urgently need more funding.

09/07/2019 - 10:16

Researchers from City, University of London have explored the emotional impact of living with dry age-related macular degeneration in a new study. 

24/06/2019 - 13:16

Kelly was diagnosed with macular disease 29 years ago, when she was just eight years old. It runs in her family so she knew what it was, but it didn't have any impact on her at the time. 

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