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Researchers reveal new genetic mutation cause of childhood glaucoma

Researchers reveal new genetic mutation cause of childhood glaucoma

New genetic mutation may cause severe childhood cases glaucomaa debilitating disease that runs in families and can lead to vision loss in children as young as three years old, a study has found. The discovery was made by an international team of researchers led by Mass Eye and Ear, a division of Mass General Brigham, …

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Genetics of Glaucoma

Genetics of Glaucoma

To note: This transcript has been lightly edited for clarity. David Hutton, Ophthalmology Times: I am David Hutton from Ophthalmology time. With me today is Dr. Janey Wiggs, Assistant Chief of Clinical Research in Ophthalmology at Massachusetts Eye & Ear, Dr. Wigs will discuss the genetics of glaucoma, a topic she presented at the recent …

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