We are a Cambridge charity dedicated to supporting and funding:
Eye research programmes - escalating the discovery of better treatments for eye conditions
Eye education - enthusing the next generation, and helping our UK doctors to remain the best in the world
Best care initiatives - speeding up the bringing of innovations to patients. Bringing first-in-UK diagnostic and clinical tools to eye clinics
HELP US TO SAVE SIGHT
See how donations are helping to identify gene therapy treatments for Glaucoma and other diseases
The video is about the work being undertaken here in Cambridge to develop treatments for intractable glaucoma, to prevent degeneration of axons and retinal ganglion cell (RGC) death, and to enable functional recovery after optic nerve injury.
Axon regeneration through the optic nerve and on towards the visual centres of the brain will be necessary for restoration of vision.
Find out more about this important work here.