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Behind the picture: How fly eye cells get their shape


28 Feb 2018 - But why do fly eyes matter And how can studying fruit fly eyes help us fight cancer in humans

carcinoma confocal microscopy Drosophila Drosophila melanogaster eye fluorescence fruit fly genetics microscopy photoreceptor photoreceptor cells 

£25m to kick-start 'industrial revolution' in regenerative medicine


9 Sep 2013 - cardiovascular disease wound and musculoskeletal repair eye disorders and deafness

UK Biobank


1 May 2014 - stroke  diabetes arthritis osteoporosis eye disorders  depression and forms of dementia

Scientists transplant photoreceptors from retina grown 'in a dish'


21 Jul 2013 - The loss of photoreceptors – light sensitive nerve cells that line the back of the eye is a leading cause of sight loss in degenerative eye diseases

First patient treated with stem cell therapy for wet age-related macular degeneration


29 Sep 2015 - The cells are used to replace diseased ones at the back of the eye using a specially engineered patch

Medical breakthroughs underpinned by animal research


18 Jul 2019 - The MRC has been funding research into gene therapy for inherited eye diseases since 2004 and animal research in mice and dogs has been vital for establishing

Research sheds light on body clock and links to mental health and disease


29 Jan 2019 - It highlights the key role of the retina in the eye in helping the body to keep time

New study of over 5,000 young people will create biomarker tests to personalise treatment for childhood arthritis


28 Mar 2018 - Medical Research Council funded scientists are beginning a five year study of childhood arthritis and its linked eye inflammation called uveitis with

European Prospective Investigation of Cancer Norfolk EPIC - Norfolk


4 Mar 2015 - In EPIC Norfolk these include heart attacks and strokes rheumatoid arthritis diabetes thyroid disease osteoporosis dementia eye diseases and many

UK Biobank opens to researchers


30 Mar 2012 - The last 100 000 participants also had hearing fitness and eye tests creating the biggest eye study ever in the process