Exercise Helps Prevent Vision Loss

July 3, 2020 Our Bradley Gelfand, PhD, has found what he believes is the first experimental evidence that exercise can slow or prevent macular degeneration, a condition that affects 10 million Americans.

A Potential Way to Halt Both Forms of Blinding Macular Degeneration

January 27, 2020 A new discovery could lead to the first treatment for "dry" age-related macular degeneration. It could also lead to better treatments for the "wet" form.

A Recognition of Great Work on Macular Degeneration

September 1, 2018

Congratulations to our Jayakrishna Ambati, MD, who has received the 2018 RPB David F. Weeks Award for Outstanding Research in the field of age-related macular degeneration. The condition is a leading cause of vision loss in people age 50… Read More

New Hope in the Battle Against Macular Degeneration

December 1, 2017

Macular degeneration robs millions of people of their sight, and now we know what triggers the inflammation that causes it. That raises the exciting possibility we can stop it.

Our Jayakrishna Ambati, MD, (at left in the picture) and Nagaraj… Read More