The application of systems biology to age-related macular degeneration

by BMF Barcelona Macula Foundation: Research for Vision

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a major cause of blindness in developed countries. It is a complex disease, where genetic (several variants in the complement system, the lipid metabolism, et...

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The Barcelona Macula Foundation participates in the Microbeyeome research project, which studies the relationship between the microbiome and AMD

by BMF Barcelona Macula Foundation: Research for Vision

With the premise that the microbiome is potentially modifiable, the MICROBEYEOME study aims to analyse the intestinal and oral microbiota of patients diagnosed with AMD in order to open new avenues of...

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The Barcelona Macula Foundation is studying the relationship between the oral and intestinal microbiome and AMD

by BMF Barcelona Macula Foundation: Research for Vision

The Barcelona Macul​a Foundation and the Centre for Ge​nomic Regulation (CRG), in close collaboration with the Institut de la M​àcula, are working together on a study analysing the intestinal a...

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The BMF and CMRB present results with advanced therapies to halt AMD progression

by BMF Barcelona Macula Foundation: Research for Vision

The Barcelona Macula Foundation has presented the principal results of its study ‘Development of a large animal model of geographic atrophy and transplantation of human iPSC-derived RPE cell suspens...

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