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Outbreak of preventable eye infection in contact lens wearers

A new outbreak of a rare but preventable eye infection that can cause blindness, has been identified in contact lens wearers in a new study led by UCL and Moorfields Eye Hospital researchers.

Shortlisted design teams announced for proposed new joint eye care, research and education facility

We are pleased to announce the teams shortlisted to design a new joint eye care, research and education facility.

Professors James Bainbridge and Robin Ali given top award for gene therapy breakthrough

Professor James Bainbridge and Professor Robin Ali have been named among six winners of the largest prize in vision research.

Breakthrough in AI technology to improve care for patients

Artificial intelligence system can recommend the correct referral decision for over 50 eye diseases with 94% accuracy – matching world-leading eye experts.

Moorfields exhibition at the Science Museum SENsory Astronights event

Dr Mariya Moosajee will be hosting an interactive exhibition at the Science Museum SENsory Astronights event.

Thinner retinas are an early sign of cognitive decline

Researchers from Moorfields and the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology (UCL IoO) have found that thinner retinas in the human eye are a clear sign a person is at significant and increased risk of futur

Moorfields celebrates 70th anniversary of the NHS

Staff celebrates the landmark 70th anniversary of the NHS on 5 July 2018.

Moorfields featured in BBC documentary: How the NHS changed our world

Moorfields will be featured in a documentary series created by the BBC to spotlight the pioneering work of the NHS.

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