Tag Archives: Retinal Blindness

New research may lead to non-surgical cataract treatment

Washington: The University of Massachusetts Amherst recently licensed a new technology to Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc that holds promise of revolutionizing the treatment of cataracts and presbyopia, based on early phase discoveries by polymer physicist Murugappan Muthukumar and former graduate student Ben Mohr regarding the fundamental science of proteins in the lens of the human eye.

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Scientists visualize new treatments for retinal blindness

Washington: A new report published online in The FASEB Journal may lead the way toward new treatments or a cure for a common cause of blindness (proliferative retinopathies).

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