Research

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We are currently funding a range of exciting projects and programmes, all of which aim to enhance our understanding of inherited sight loss and inform the development of treatments.

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There is currently no cure for inherited retinal conditions. However, there is real optimism and increasing momentum in the development of treatments.

Much of the current research effort relies on the contribution of people living with inherited sight loss; researchers need you to be part of the team.

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Answers to some common questions related to research.

Read about some of the most recent developments.

Find out more about applying for funding from Retina UK.