Researchers uncover mechanism blocking retina regeneration May 7, 2019 A discovery from researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and others opens the possibility of one day restoring loss of vision by activating the retina’s ability to regenerate.
INSiGHT identifies unique retinal regulatory genes Aug 29, 2018 Researches at Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital and the Hospital for Sick Children have developed a new platform called INSiGHT that enables them to uncover new regulators of retina neurons.
What to know about protecting your eyes this summer Jun 25, 2018 From swimming at the pool to taking in fireworks displays, your eyes are sure to be exposed to sun and other hazards. An expert at Baylor College of Medicine shares her advice on ways to protect your eyes while still enjoying summer activities.
Dive into a safe Memorial Day with these tips May 24, 2018 Experts at Baylor College of Medicine offer advice on how to have a safe and fun Memorial Day weekend while spending time outdoors.
New gene therapy shows promise in reversing vision loss or blindness in patients with rare disease Apr 16, 2018 A new FDA-approved gene therapy treatment for patients with an inherited form of vision loss is now available at Baylor College of Medicine.
Knights Templar Eye Foundation gives $2M for endowed chair Jan 5, 2018 The Knights Templar Eye Foundation gifts Baylor College of Medicine $2 million to create the Knights Templar Eye Foundation Presidential Chair in Ophthalmology.
Expert offers tips on protecting your eyes from fireworks Dec 27, 2017 Dr. Sumitra Khandelwal offers tips on how to protect your eyes from injury while using fireworks.
Think twice before buying Halloween contacts Oct 3, 2017 Dr. Christina Weng warns of danger from using novelty contacts for Halloween costumes and discusses the damage they can do to the eye.
Contact lens care after swimming in floodwaters Sep 7, 2017 Dr. Stephen Pflugfelder has advice for contact lens wearers on how to properly care for their eyes after being exposed to floodwaters brought in by Hurricane Harvey.
Experience the solar eclipse with proper eye protection Aug 9, 2017 Dr. Christina Weng says when viewing the solar eclipse, it is important to wear proper eye protection to prevent damage to the eye, especially the retina.