On April 14, 2018, the AIER Institute for corneal disease, and the subsidiary research center for dry eye syndrome, was formally established in Beijing. It is committed to carry out the corneal disease epidemiology, constantly in-depth study of the pathogenesis of keratopathy from the cytology, gene and other angles, as well as continually optimize the diagnosis and treatment schemes, and various series research.
Based on clinical research, AIER Institute for corneal disease has established a multi-center research platform that focusing on four major scientific directions: 1. Infectious keratopathy 2. Eye bank related research 3. Dry eye and dry eye outpatient mode research 4. Corneal transplantation.