UCL Institute of Ophthalmology



We are grateful to our collaborators as well as the following funding bodies, charities and companies for their generous support of our research.


Prof Yvan Arsenijevic | University of Lausanne
Assist. Prof Alberto Auricchio | Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine
BATCure European Consortium
Prof Paul Bishop | University of Manchester
Dr Shyamanga Borooah | University of Edinburgh
Prof Joseph Carroll | Medical College of Wisconsin
Child Vision Lab | UCL Institute of Ophthalmology
Prof Andrew Dick | UCL Institute of Ophthalmology
Associate Prof Alfredo Dubra | Standford University
Dr Anai Gonzalas-Cordero | Children's Medical Research Institue, Sydney, Australia
Kellogg Eye Centre | University of Michigan
Prof Tiansen Li | National Eye Institute
Prof Sara Mole | MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology at UCL
Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Prof Mike Murphy | MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit, Cambridge
PAMELA | UCL Transport Institution
Prof Simon Petersen-Jones | Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine
Dr Ahad Rahim | UCL School of Pharmacy
Prof Gary Rubin | UCL Institute of Ophthalmology
Prof Jane Sowden | UCL Institute of Child Health
Prof Adrian Thrasher | UCL Institute of Child Health
Prof Andrew Webster | UCL Institute of Ophthalmology
Prof Alan Wright | MRC Human Genetics Unit, Edinburgh

Current Funding

Batten Disease Family Association
Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
European Research Council
European Commission and Horizon 2020
Fight for Sight
Foundation Fighting Blindness
Macular Society
Macular Vision Research Foundation
Medical Research Council
The Masonic Samaritan Fund
Meira GTx
Moorfields Eye Charity
National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and the NIHR Moorfields Biomedical Research Centre and Clinical Research Facility
National Institutes of Health and the National Eye Institute
The Newman Foundation
The Royal Society
Retina UK and the Gene Team Appeal
Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust
University College London
The Wellcome Trust

Past Funding

British Council 
Diabetes UK
The Eranda Foundation
European Vision Institute - functional GENOmics of the RETina in health and disease
Frost Charitable Foundation
Health Foundation
Marie Curie Fellows Association
Rosetrees Trust
The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Sangamo BioSciences