The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) 2020 Annual Meeting has been cancelled and video-recorded presentations will be available online  on ARVOLearn beginning May 16, 2020. Additionally, abstracts will be published in the journal Investigative Ophthalmology & Vision Science (IOVS) no later than July 31, 2020.

Abstract Title:  Optogenetics in the Clinic: PIONEER, a Phase 1/2a Gene Therapy Program for Non-Syndromic Retinitis Pigmentosa

  • Presenting Author:  Dr Joseph Martel, Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology Retina and Vitreous Servious, UPMC Eye Center – Eye & Ear Institute, Pittsburg, PA (US)

Abstract Title:  Bilateral Visual Improvement with Unilateral Gene Therapy for Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy (LHON)

  • Presenting Author:  Dr. Patrick Yu-Wai Man, Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Ophthalmologist at the University of Cambridge, Moorfields Eye Hospital, and the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, London (UK)