The latest news and updates from CERA – from new research advances, to awards and funding, to stories of the real-life impact of our research.

Feature Stories


Gene therapy research repairs nerve transport systems damaged by glaucoma and dementia

Scientists have used a new gene therapy technique to repair damage to nerve cell transport systems that cause vision loss in glaucoma and memory loss in dementia.


After COVID-19 put an end to last year’s Lions Ride for Sight, veteran cyclist Jim Allen is back on his bike to raise money for vision research in 2021.


CERA’s new Health Services Research Unit has a mission to eliminate undetected glaucoma in the community and prevent irreversible vision loss.