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Prof Mike Cheetham awarded funding in CRACK IT 2016 Challenge

Congratulations to the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology’s Professor Mike Cheetham who has recently been awarded funding by the National Centre for the Replacement Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research (NC3Rs).

Published: Mar 17, 2017 9:40:48 AM

IoO professors win major Wellcome awards

Huge congratulations to three professors at the Institute of Ophthalmology who have recently been awarded significant grants from Wellcome for their research. These grants represent, both individually and together, a monumental achievement for the IoO; each research project undertaken has the potential to greatly impact and transform the field of brain sciences and beyond.

Published: Mar 7, 2017 2:12:33 PM

£1.1 million funding awarded to tackle child blindness

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

Seminars and Events


IoO Inaugural Lecture - Professor Rachael Pearson

Please note, inaugural lectures are intended for internal UCL staff, IoO students, and partner hospital staff where appropriate. External guests will usually be invited by the speaker.

Starts: Jun 14, 2017 5:00:00 PM