Using the tools of 21st century medicine – including genetics, cellular biology, molecular diagnostics and advanced imaging – Bascom Palmer researchers are poised to understand why the eye may become susceptible to disease and how biotechnologies may help to prevent these conditions.About Our Research
Our goal is to preserve the gift of sight - finding new ways to stop vision loss before it happens and halting the course of blinding disease.
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Medical advances occur when findings generated through scientific inquiry are translated into patient care for the treatment and prevention of eye disease.
Core modules provide services that support all aspects of our cutting-edge ophthalmic research.
Almost 40 clinical trials, clinical outcomes and epidemiology studies are ongoing at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, and most are national multicenter projects.
Training of researchers is an integral component of our mission at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. Our comprehensive research training program offers mentored training experiences. Short and long-term opportunities are available for trainees at all levels.