Quest to Prevent Macular Degeneration Continues With UA Researcher's $1.7M NIH Grant (image) University of Arizona Health Sciences Share Print E-Mail Caption A scene as viewed by a person with the form of age-related macular degeneration known as dry AMD (left). To someone with wet AMD, straight lines appear wavy, as shown by the Amsler grid on the right. Credit Images: National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.