Genetic Link to Dry Macular Degeneration

A study published in the New England Journal of Medicine has identified a link between a mutation of an immune receptor known as TLR3 and dry macular degeneration known as geographic atrophy.  Macular … [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...]