Cell’s ‘Power Plant” Raises Macular Degeneration Risk

Researchers have shown that the genetic variation in the DNA of mitochondria, the cell's 'power plant' contributes to a persons risk of developing macular degeneration.  The mitochondria are the … [Read more...]

Genetic Risk Factor Discovered for Macular Degeneration

A discovery by researchers has identified a new genetic risk factor for the development of age-related macular degeneration.  The discovery of this new gene was made by Kang Zhang, M.D., Ph.D., … [Read more...]