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Experts identify novel mechanisms involved in macrophage polarization

Experts identify novel mechanisms involved in macrophage polarization

OHSU part of new project investigating stem cell therapy as potential glaucoma treatment

OHSU part of new project investigating stem cell therapy as potential glaucoma treatment

'Switching on' Sight using Gene Therapy

'Switching on' Sight using Gene Therapy

Study uncovers new gene variants that may cause inherited retinal dystrophies

Study uncovers new gene variants that may cause inherited retinal dystrophies

Study identifies protein complex that confers neuroprotection against HSV-1 infection

Study identifies protein complex that confers neuroprotection against HSV-1 infection

Experts describe structure of protein complex vital for proper cell function

Experts describe structure of protein complex vital for proper cell function

Researchers identify the mechanism leading to deafness in Norrie disease

Researchers identify the mechanism leading to deafness in Norrie disease

New approach could lead to better treatments for mitochondrial diseases

New approach could lead to better treatments for mitochondrial diseases

Researchers identify a novel pathomechanism leading to Usher syndrome

Researchers identify a novel pathomechanism leading to Usher syndrome

Consuming large amounts of daily caffeine may increase the risk of glaucoma

Consuming large amounts of daily caffeine may increase the risk of glaucoma

Study reveals genetic mutation associated with exfoliation syndrome

Study reveals genetic mutation associated with exfoliation syndrome

Genetic flaw shows promise for treating eye disease

Genetic flaw shows promise for treating eye disease

Alzheimer’s proteins linked to age-related vision loss

Alzheimer’s proteins linked to age-related vision loss

First-in-human clinical trial to test safety, efficacy of gene therapy for Alzheimer's disease

First-in-human clinical trial to test safety, efficacy of gene therapy for Alzheimer's disease

Researchers identify potential new treatments for blindness

Researchers identify potential new treatments for blindness

Study reveals process for regenerating neurons in the eye and brain

Study reveals process for regenerating neurons in the eye and brain

New insight into how people with retinal degenerative disease can maintain night vision

New insight into how people with retinal degenerative disease can maintain night vision

Researchers develop new gene therapy for congenital blindness

Researchers develop new gene therapy for congenital blindness

Elevated levels of heart failure marker increase risk for diabetes-related complications

Elevated levels of heart failure marker increase risk for diabetes-related complications

Gene therapy to the inner retina prevents blindness in Cln3-deficient mice

Gene therapy to the inner retina prevents blindness in Cln3-deficient mice