Number of glaucoma cases

Number of glaucoma cases projected to increase Glaucoma, commonly referred to as the “sneak thief of sight,” currently affects nearly three million people ages 40 and older, according to the Prevent Blindness report, “Future of Vision: Forecasting...

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Improving the view on the genetic causes of retinitis pigmentosa The scientists also made human retinal photoreceptors derived from induced plouripotent stem cells (iPSCs) to examine the expression of REEP6 in the human retina. Credit: S. Agrawal, R. Chen, M. Cheetham...

How to Keep Your Eyes–

How to Keep Your Eyes Healthy at Work Most of us stare at a computer screen all day long at work, and that’s on top of staring at our smartphones, tablets and televisions at home. In fact, you’re staring at one right now! Vision is one of our most important senses,...
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