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An Eye Scan for Alzheimer’s Disease?
Shawna Williams | Oct 31, 2017
Researchers aim for a routine screen to detect the neurodegenerative disease—decades before symptoms appear.
What the Sun Does to Photoreceptors
Catherine Offord | Aug 16, 2017
Optometrist and eclipse-chaser Ralph Chou describes how even a partially eclipsed sun can damage the eye.
USC to Fire Former Medical School Dean
Diana Kwon | Jul 24, 2017
Carmen Puliafito, once a renowned ophthalmologist and professor, engaged in illicit drug use and partied with prostitutes.
Giving the Gift of Sight
Staff | Sep 30, 2014
See global ophthalmologist Geoff Tabin describe his experiences performing cataract surgeries in Nepal and Africa.
New Structure Found in Human Cornea
Chris Palmer | Jun 14, 2013
The discovery of a thin, durable layer near the back of the cornea may lead to safer corneal surgeries.
Genes Get in Your Eye
Ruth Williams | Jun 12, 2013
Directed evolution of a gene therapy virus vector improves its penetration into the retina.
Alison Snyder | Jun 20, 2011
Researchers seeking a link between vision problems and the dangerous physiological effects of hypoxia in mountain climbers are taking their work to new heights.