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UPDATE: We are delighted to announce that EPSRC have funded our CDT for five more years under the new name EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Intelligent Integrated Imaging in Healthcare (i4health).

Visit our new website at: www.ucl.ac.uk/i4health

08 Jun

A Novel Imaging Biomarker for Retinal Neurodegeneration

Current Projects

The Phase 1 clinical trial of a novel diagnostic test in retinal neurodegeneration is to commence in mid-2014.
The technology will provide the first ever images of apoptosing cells in the human retina in real-time and a unique datsaet. To distinguish changes attributable to glaucoma as opposed to other diseases, an automated, cell counting algorithm with a pattern-recognition element needs to be developed, where focal and diffuse changes can be visualised depending on the localisation of labelled cells.

Ophthalmology

Image Analysis

Key Partners