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See what I see living with diabetic retinopathy
It can be difficult to describe what vision loss looks like for people with diabetic retinopathy. But with NEI’s virtual reality (VR) app disease overlays, you can experience what it’s like to live with these common eye diseases! Download the NEI VR app, "See What I See," on your smartphone to get started!
NEI Research News
Funding for Vision Research
NEI funds more than 1,500 research and training grants to vision scientists across the country and around the world.
NEI Research Initiatives
These NEI initiatives support challenging, high-impact vision research. Current priorities include:
- Audacious Goals Initiative
- Translational Research
- International Research
- 3-D Retina Organoid Challenge
- Regenerative Medicine
- Vision Health and Population Sciences
- Data Science and Health Informatics