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22/03/2019 - 11:29

An unhealthy diet including high fat and cholesterol-enriched food can contribute to developing eye diseases which lead to a loss of vision, University of Southampton research has revealed.

08/03/2019 - 16:57

The Awards for Excellence is our chance to recognise exceptional practice in the care and support of people with macular disease.

08/03/2019 - 9:37

As part of a research study at Ulster University, funded by the Macular Society, volunteers affected by age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and healthy controls are invited to help investigate s

20/02/2019 - 9:33

This week saw the announcement that a lady from Oxford has become the first person in the world to have gene therapy to try to halt the progression of dry age-related macular degeneration (AMD).

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19/02/2019 - 8:50

Gene therapy is a medical technique that may sound like it’s from the pages of science fiction, but it is moving closer and closer to becoming a part of medicine.

19/02/2019 - 8:37

A woman from Oxford has become the first person in the world to have gene therapy to try to halt the progression of her eye condition.

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