Displaying 11–20 of 42 research results
Jul 16, 2015 Science Education
What happens to the brain when the eye is enabled to see through gene therapy? Would the brain and eye restart their partnership? We now know the answer is yes.
Apr 14, 2015 Science Education
A primer on what you can expect from clinical trials.
Mar 10, 2015 Science Education
In the retina, vitamin A is an essential ingredient in the complex biochemical process that makes vision possible.
Feb 12, 2015 Science Education
Dr. Gerald Fishman discusses cystoid macular edema (CME), a potentially damaging accumulation of fluid in the retina affecting up to 32 percent of people with retinitis pigmentosa (RP).
Feb 3, 2015 Science Education
Biology and genetics can be difficult to understand for even an educated adult, so when something kid-friendly is produced, especially a video, we are eager to share it.
Oct 29, 2014 Science Education
Because repurposing relies on prior research and clinical data, it reduces the cost and time needed to establish a new therapeutic application for the drug.
Oct 10, 2014 Science Education
To understand heredity, you have to know a little about genetics. Below is a review of the three major genetic-disease inheritance patterns.
Sep 8, 2014 Science Education
The retina is like a multi-layer cake, with each layer comprised of different types of cells, all playing important roles in retinal health and vision.
Jan 29, 2014 Science Education
Even in a well-designed clinical trial, the placebo effect can rear its head.
Oct 23, 2013 Science Education
What exactly is gene therapy, and how does it work?