Are you ready to 3-D ROC?
The National Eye Institute has its sights set on stimulating researchers to move rapidly toward treatments for retinal diseases. We need your scientific expertise: compete in a Challenge to develop a physiologically-competent 3-D retina organoid model.
Dec 4, 2018
NEI awards prize for progress toward developing lab-made retinas.
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June 8, 2018
Mazerik JN, Becker S, Sieving PA. 3-D retina organoids: Building platforms for therapies of the future. Cell Medicine 10:1-6 (2018)
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February 14, 2018
NEI announces 3-D ROC 2020, a $1 million implementation prize competition. Read the press release here.