Neuroscience and ageing
Age-related eye disease accounts for more than 70% of all vision loss in the UK, with macular disease being the leading cause.
Our research provides an ideal platform for the development of new and improved methods for the detection and management of visual problems relating to the nervous system and ageing.
Our research is enhanced by strong links with the Neuroscience and Mental Health Research Institute, the Dementia Research Institute (DRI), and the Cardiff University Brain Imaging Research Centre (CUBRIC).
Our neuro-degeneration and ageing theme is pursued within six collaborative groups: