Monthly Archives: October 2011

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NAION Clinical Trial Held at UIC

October 18, 2011 Newly Diagnosed Patients Sought for Unique Study Heather Moss, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, is conducting the first-ever human clinical trials for patients recently diagnosed with Non-Arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy (NAION) at UIC’s Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary. NAION is the most common cause of sudden, painless vision loss [...]

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ISPB Grants Awarded to Five UIC Doctors, Critical Research Grants Support the Fight Against Blindness

October 3, 2011 Critical Research Grants Support the Fight Against Blindness The Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary, UIC Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is known for its cutting-edge research into the cause and cure of serious eye diseases. In recognition of its important work, the Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness (ISPB) [...]

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