News and events
20 December 2022
New study identifies how to diagnose common cause of vision loss
A study led by Dr Axel Petzold (UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology, London), Prof Gordon Plant (National Hospital for Neurology, London) and A/Prof Clare Fraser (Save Sight Institute, Sydney) has developed diagnostic criteria for an eye condition known as optic neuritis that will help inform treatment options.
10 December 2022
2022: An eventful year in review
Although 2022 turned out to be another challenging year above and beyond the consequences of the current Covid-19 pandemic, the Save Sight Institute was committed to deliver a number of community events for patients, clinicians, as well as eye research enthusiasts.
23 November 2022
Optogenetic restoration of vision in inherited retinal degeneration
Researchers from the Save Sight Institute develop a novel optogenetic paradigm to treat Inherited Retinal Degeneration
03 August 2022
Microsurgical Skills Course
Highly regarded by students, this practical course is designed to equip students with the foundational skills necessary to advance their surgical skills in periocular, cornea, and cataract surgery in a supportive learning environment.
05 April 2022
A pleasant visit from our friends and supporters at the Lions Save Sight Foundation
On Saturday 26th March we had the pleasure of welcoming two new members of the Lions Save Sight Foundation and taking them on a tour of our facilities to showcase the exciting research carried out at the Institute.
01 February 2022
Save Sight summer research 2022
The two week summer introduction to laboratory vision science at the Save Sight Institute resumed this year after a two-year lapse.