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Jul 17, 2018
The Foundation Fighting Blindness Presents the Emerging Science Showcase at OIS Retina 2018
Four research and development leaders share the latest details of their groundbreaking work in therapies for retinal degenerative diseases.
Jul 16, 2018
The Foundation Fighting Blindness Appoints Russell Kelley as Vice President, Investments and Alliances
Dr. Kelley brings more than 25 years of experience in developing, identifying, and advancing life science technologies to this leadership role at FFB
Jul 5, 2018
Retinal Regeneration: Releasing Your Inner Salamander
Many research groups from around the world are investigating ways to create new photoreceptors from stem cells for transplantation into the retina for vision restoration.
Jun 22, 2018
Watch recorded sessions from VISIONS2018.
Jun 18, 2018
Foundation Fighting Blindness VISIONS 2018 is the Leading Global Conference Showcasing Advances in Retinal Research
Three-day conference in San Diego will feature retinal science’s leading researchers and clinicians, and focus on the year’s top science and emerging treatments
Jun 15, 2018
Foundation Fighting Blindness Clinical Research Institute Hosted Workshop for ProgStar, the Largest Natural History Study for Stargardt Disease Ever Launched
The primary goal of the landmark study, funded by the Foundation, is to provide companies and researchers with disease-progression data and potential clinical trial endpoints to drive therapy development
Jun 8, 2018
Foundation Fighting Blindness and CheckedUp® Partner to Educate Retinal-Disease Patients About Research, Resources, and Emerging Therapies During Doctor Visits
The Foundation Fighting Blindness (the Foundation) and CheckedUp have formed a collaborative partnership to deliver patient-friendly diagnostic and disease-management information to people with retinal diseases such as age-related macular degeneration, retinitis pigmentosa, and Stargardt disease during their visits to eye doctors.
May 30, 2018
French Gene Therapy Company Advancing Three Programs for Retinal Diseases
Horama’s gene therapies are injections of healthy copies of a gene underneath the retina to compensate for the defective gene.
May 7, 2018
ARVO 2018: Dr. Henry Klassen Provides Update on jCyte Stem Cell Trials
Dr. Henry Klassen, jCyte co-founder and investigator at UC Irvine, provides an update on the clinical trials for an RP therapy derived from stem cells.
May 4, 2018
ARVO 2018: Port Delivery System Designed to Reduce Burden of Lucentis Injections for Wet AMD
Dr. Christopher Brittain, Genentech medical director, discusses his company’s port delivery system, a tiny capsule implanted into the eye, for delivery of Lucentis® over a period of a few months.