Clone of Research Our transformative research in ophthalmology and eye health brings together scientists, clinicians and patients to make a real difference to people’s lives. Development, Ageing and Disease Theme Our interdisciplinary labs investigate the biological pathways involved in vision loss caused by ageing and disease.Theme Lead: Professor Clare FutterDeputy Theme Lead: Dr Ryan MacDonald Rescue, Repair and Regeneration Theme We aim to protect and improve vision using regenerative medicine to develop new effective therapies. Theme Lead: Professor Pete CoffeyDeputy Theme Lead: Dr Amanda Carr Visual Neuroscience and Function Theme Our work combines epidemiology, genetics, imaging and data science to investigate new ways to assess vision.Theme Lead: Professor Andrew StockmanDeputy Theme Lead: Dr Tessa Dekker Population and Data Sciences This theme combines expertise around collection, curation, analysis and interpretation of ophthalmic big data.Theme Lead: Professor Paul FosterDeputy Theme Lead: Dr Adam Dubis Research labs Read about some of the labs, groups and active projects at the IoO. Our facilities Find out about our unique scientific and academic facilities, as well as guidance on using our facilities. Postgraduate research (MPhil/PhD) Be at the cutting edge of ophthalmic and bioscience research led by world-renowned experts. NIHR Moorfields Biomedical Research Centre The Moorfields Biomedical Research Centre is a partnersip between Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology.