Information and support
How to see a genetic eye specialist?
Coping with sight loss
Eye Clinic Liaison Officers (ECLOs)
Education and learning
Family support service (FSS)
Registration for sight impairment
Charles Bonnet Syndrome (CBS)
Driving and alternative transport
Genetics basics and inheritance pattern
Genetic counselling and genetic testing: for patients
Genetic counselling: for professionals
Clinical genetic testing: for professionals
Microphthalmia, anophthalmia, coloboma (MAC) and aniridia
Cataract and lens associated
Anterior segment dysgenesis including glaucoma
Therapies under research
Searching for current research or trials
Research Opportunities At Moorfields
Bardet-Biedl Syndrome (BBS): for professionals
BBS is a condition characterised by progressive retinal dystrophy, obesity, polydactyly and renal anomalies. There are considerable phenotypic heterogeneity and not all BBS patients are affected similarly.
Bardet-Biedl Syndrome (BBS): for patients
BBS is a childhood condition that affects many organs in the body. The main features are retinitis pigmentosa, polydactyly, obesity and kidney abnormalities. Other less common features have been reported as well, and not all patients are affected similarly.