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Deprivation of vision during critical periods of childhood development has long been thought to result in irreversible vision loss.
Research conducted at the Angiogenesis Laboratory at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, has for the first time, identified the mode of death of cone photoreceptor cells in an animal model of retinitis pigmentosa (RP).
Researchers from the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division and their collaborators have isolated an elusive human gene that causes a common form of Leber congenital amaurosis (LCA), a relatively rare but devastating form of early-onset blindness.
In the continued expansion of their 50th anniversary on Long Island, the physicians and staff of North Shore Eye Care are proud to welcome the most recent addition to their medical staff, Faye
BOSTON, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Schepens Eye Research Institute announced today that they are combining forces to create the world's largest and most robust basic and clinical ophthalmology research enterprise with full spectrum bench-to-bedside research that will translate more quickly into better treatment for blinding diseases and ultimately cures. Effective June 30, Schepens Eye Research Institute, the largest independent ophthalmology...
NEW YORK, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Joseph M. Bernstein, MD, has been appointed to the full-time faculty at The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary as Director of Pediatric Otolaryngology for the Continuum Health Partners Otolaryngology Service Line.
MAYOR BLOOMBERG DECLARES WORLD GLAUCOMA WEEK IN NEW YORK CITY NEW YORK, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Joining an international effort to raise awareness about the threat of glaucoma, Mayor Michael R.
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