The latest developments in the search for better treatments and a cure for macular disease.
New research shows reversing sight loss could be possible
Posted: 18th May 2021 at 15:41
New research has shown the ability to reverse sight loss, as light-sensing cells have been successfully transplanted into the retina for the first time.
Spotlight on Best disease
Posted: 4th February 2021 at 09:03
February’s condition-specific Virtual Clinic will shine the spotlight on Best disease – a rare inherited form of macular disease.
What role does genetics play in AMD?
Posted: 2nd February 2021 at 10:06
It is known that a very significant proportion of the risk of developing age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is in our genes.
New survey for patients with diabetic eye disease
Posted: 28th January 2021 at 12:26
The Macular Society is calling for patients with diabetic macular oedema (DMO) to take part in a new survey, to help improve treatment and quality of life for patients.
New research suggests air pollution could increase the risk of developing AMD
Posted: 26th January 2021 at 11:37
Air pollution is linked to a heightened risk of developing age-related macular degeneration (AMD), according to a new study.
Webinar to explore the latest in research and treatment for DMO
Posted: 13th January 2021 at 10:04
The first condition of our condition-specific Virtual Clinic of 2021 will take place later this month, focusing on diabetic macular oedema (DMO)