News & Events
A UCL Institute of Opthalmology and Moorfields consultant has received a major funding award to identify the genetic causes and develop targeted gene therapies to prevent the commonest cause of blindness in children.
Published: Feb 15, 2017 10:43:58 AM
The Institute of Ophthalmology and Moorfields Eye Hospital have launched an exciting new online CPD course for eye care professionals.
Published: Dec 22, 2016 3:08:28 PM
Institute of Ophthalmology research has found that treating bees with light therapy can counteract the harmful effects of neonicotinoid pesticides and improve survival rates of poisoned bees.
Published: Dec 20, 2016 3:56:12 PM
Institute of Ophthalmology research finds that glaucoma drug may have potential to treat Alzheimer’s disease
Researchers at the Institute of Ophthalmology have found that a drug used to treat glaucoma may have potential to treat Alzheimer’s disease.
Published: Dec 9, 2016 2:41:50 PM
A new report endorsed by experts at the Institute of Ophthalmology has warned that millions of Britons will go blind from age-related macular degeneration (AMD) by 2050.
Published: Nov 22, 2016 1:55:17 PM
Moorfields Eye Hospital has received a major five year funding award for clinical research from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). The Moorfields NIHR Clinical Research Facility (CRF) has been awarded £5.3m over five years, starting on 1 April 2017.
Published: Nov 18, 2016 5:15:13 PM
Blood vessels play a vital role in stem cell reproduction, enabling the brain to grow and develop in the womb, reveals new UCL research in mice.
Published: Nov 14, 2016 10:03:38 AM
Thousands of people are getting involved with UK research. Far from being disengaged with society, researchers are engaging with the public in innovative and effective ways. From inspiring young people with new advances in knowledge, to encouraging members of the public to contribute to research, university public engagement is thriving.
Published: Oct 28, 2016 8:10:32 AM
Yoga - every Wednesday 12:45 in the OHRI lecture room. If you want to be kept up to date with yoga sessions you can contact Jill Cowing
Published: Oct 27, 2016 5:53:26 PM
A new medical research
partnership that could revolutionise the way professionals carry out eye tests
and lead to earlier detection of common eye diseases has been launched in
Published: Oct 27, 2016 5:35:14 PM
Seminars and Events
This collaborative, educational, and interactive meeting is to be jointly hosted by Santen’s Medical Affairs function and the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, and will be taking place on 3rd March 2017 at the Wellcome Trust, London.
Starts: Mar 3, 2017 9:00:00 AM