June 28, 2022
Following the announcement of ECaBox and the broad media coverage it received, project coordinator Dr. Pia Cosma was invited to give several interviews and talk about the importance of research on retinal regeneration and the ingenious approach of attempting to resuscitate cadaveric eyes in a care box for therapeutic purposes.
On December 15, 2021, Dr. Cosma had a conversation with Punt de Vista, a non-profit foundation that works to promote scientific research in the field of visual diversity. The interview is currently available on YouTube in Spanish.
On December 19, 2021, it was the turn of an interview for Catalunya Radio, Catalonia’s public radio network. This conversation, with wide outreach among the local citizens, was aimed to give visibility to ECaBox, explaining its objectives and potential.
El·lipse, the news channel of Barcelona Biomedical Research Park, dedicated a space to ECaBox with a research news published on Febraury 5, 2021.
Finally, on June 24, 2022, the Italian public television invited Dr. Cosma to be part of a one-hour programme dedicated to the world of science on channel Rai Scuola. This episode of Newton (available online in Italian) was about the eye and ECaBox was used as an example of exciting research projects advancing the field!