Glaucoma

A Review: The Association Between Myopia and Glaucoma

CORE CONCEPTS The increasing global prevalence of myopia has significant consequences beyond mere optical correction, as it predisposes individuals to severe ocular pathologies including glaucoma. Biomechanical stresses induced by increased axial...   Read More

Nickells Lab Explores the Molecular Complexities of Retinal Ganglion Cell Death in Glaucoma

  January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month Meet Robert Nickells, PhD, a researcher in the University of Wisconsin Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences....   Read More

Department Labs Explore Gene Delivery for Treating Glaucoma

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness in the US and is usually associated with increased pressure...   Read More

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month

According to the Glaucoma Research Foundation, glaucoma is the leading cause of preventable blindness.  This month, the UW Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences...   Read More

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