Thanks to your generous donations, NERC has been able to fund vital research to help find new and better treatments for macular degeneration - some examples of these research projects are below.
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Dr Xinhua Shu at Glasgow Caledonian University is researching a new therapeutic strategy for age-related macular degeneration
Prof Glen Jeffery at University College London is investigating the role of immunity in preventing age-related macular degeneration.
Dr Louise Porter - University of Liverpool is investigating the epigenetic changes associated with dry age-related macular degeneration
Dr Mei Chen at Queen’s University Belfast is investigating the role of SIGIRR in geographic atrophy type of age-related macular degeneration. A PhD project jointly funded by National Eye Research Centre and Fight for Sight.