blindness

How Blind Football Players Stay On The Ball

Out of sight, out of mind? Not quite—by rotating their heads, blind footballers can accurately track incoming balls.

Understanding Inherited Blindness Through Zebrafish Eyes

Discovery of a gene in zebrafish that triggers congenital blindness could lead to new treatments for a similar disease in humans.

RNAi Used To Treat Eye Inflammation

Researchers have successfully used proline-modified short hairpin RNA targeting (pro)renin to treat eye inflammation in mice.

Eye Test Can Spot Glaucoma Four Years Earlier

A newly patented eye test that uses spots of light can help to detect glaucoma years earlier than standard tests.