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Basic & Translational Research

Business & Profession Basic & Translational Research

Taking Next Steps

| Ruth Steer

Introducing the recipient of the inaugural ICO-Allergan Advanced Research Fellowship.

Subspecialties Retina

Check for Checkpoint Therapy

New immunotherapies have radically changed cancer care – what off-target effects should ophthalmologists look out for?

Subspecialties Basic & Translational Research

Fresher and CRISPR

The promise of genome editing is tempered for genetically heterogeneous diseases – introducing a new approach for rhodopsin-dependent retinitis pigmentosa.

Subspecialties Basic & Translational Research

Image of the Month

A burst of color shows a retinal organoid in all its glory.

Subspecialties Retina

A Question of Capacity

| Marty Spencer

How Seva plans to add another million sight-saving surgeries in developing countries per year by 2020.

Subspecialties Retina

Enter the Exosome

| Ben Mead

Simpler to produce and easier to administer than stem cell therapies – are exosomes the answer to our retinal regeneration needs?

Subspecialties Basic & Translational Research

Turning Back Time

| Kang Zhang

Reprogramming cells to sidestep disease – or turning back the clock on senescent cells in age-related disease? Here’s what we can do today – and what’s on the horizon.

Subspecialties Basic & Translational Research

Now You See Them, Now You Don’t

| Mark Hillen

Might temporary microglia depletion treat inflammatory retinal disease?

Subspecialties Retina

The Best Treatment

| Ruth Steer

Is gene therapy the answer to an untreatable form of macular degeneration?

Subspecialties Retina

VEGF Veteran

| Napoleone Ferrara

Napoleone Ferrara, Distinguished Adjunct Professor of Ophthalmology, UC San Diego School of Medicine, California, USA.


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