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
Usher syndrome: for professionals
Usher syndrome is a group of inherited disorders characterised by a combination of sensorineural hearing loss and retinitis pigmentosa.
Usher syndrome: for patients
Usher syndrome is a group of inherited disorders characterised by a combination of hearing loss and visual impairment due to retinitis pigmentosa.
RNA is involved in protein production from DNA in human cells. Mutations in DNA can be passed down to RNA, and a non-functional protein might be produced. RNA therapies target these "mistakes" in the RNA so that a normal functional protein can be produced instead.