The Lions Eye Institute is currently conducting human trials into a new gene therapy for age-related macular degeneration. See our story and statement below: LEI Gene Therapy on Ch 9 Human gene therapy statement
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Listen to Lions Eye Institute Managing Director, Professor David Mackey talk all about the journey from the eye to the mirror and back and the science involved in the way we see the colour of our own eyes. Listen to the lecture below: Lecture: What colour are your eyes by Prof. David Mackey
Lions Eye Institute Managing Director Professor David Mackey talks to Radio 6PR about important research into vitamin D, sun exposure and eye disease. How much is too much or not enough? Listen below:
Lions Eye Institute Managing Director, Professor David Mackey will talk about the journey from the eye to the mirror and back and the science involved in the way we see the colour of our own eyes. See below for more information: International Year of Light Lecture by Prof. David Mackey When: 24 September 2015, 6pm… Read more
Lions Eye Institute’s Prof. Ian McAllister on ABC Radio talking about his research and answering questions on all things eyes. Listen below:
The Lions Eye Institute (LEI) today thanked the State Government and Lotterywest for supporting a new mobile eye healthcare service that will help save the sight of thousands of Western Australians living in regional and remote locations. See Minister Hames’ announcement here: Minister Hames announces funding for Outback Vision Van
The Lions Eye Institute today announced the appointment of Dr Angus Turner as inaugural McCusker Director, Lions Outback Vision. See more below and here: McCusker Director.
Congratulations to our former chairman and keen supporter, David Eiszele AO who has been appointed as an Officer in the General Division of the Order of Australia. What a wonderful honour! Read more here: Queens Birthday honours 2015.
The annual Ian Constable Lecture acknowledges the contribution of Professor Ian Constable AO, founding Managing Director of the Lions Eye Institute and founding Professor of Ophthalmology at The University of Western Australia. This year we are very pleased to have Nobel Laureate, Professor Elizabeth Blackburn, presenting Implications of telomere maintenance in aging-related processes and diseases. The flyer… Read more
Dr Angus Turner and the Lions Outback Vision team are making a real difference in rural and remote Western Australia. See the video below: