Research

We fund clinical research so that one day we can overcome macular disease. We have helped fund groundbreaking developments in areas including stem cell treatment.

The Macular Society actively funds clinical research so that one day we can overcome macular disease. We are a member of the Association of Medical Research Charities.

Preliminary applications for research grants and PhD studentships beginning in 2018 are now being assessed by the Research Committee. The deadline for preliminary applications was 5pm on 2 June 2017.

We have helped fund groundbreaking research. We need to raise an increasing amount of money in order to do more of this vital work. Find out about the work we have funded

The Macular Society has launched a landmark report exposing the lack of funding for biomedical research into age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the leading cause of sight loss in the UK.

By registering on our research participant database you can find out about ongoing research trials that you could take part in.

Support our research appeal and help us beat macular disease.