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Apr 13, 2016 Foundation News
David Brint has been elected Chairman, effective July 1, 2016. Brint succeeds co-founder and current Chairman, Gordon Gund, who will remain a member of the Board of Directors and will continue to be actively involved in the Foundation’s Research Oversight Committee
Oct 1, 2015 The Foundation in the News
In a recent interview with CNBC’ s Brian Sullivan, during a tech-investor conference in Nantucket, Gordon explained why this is such a crucial time in retinal-research history.
Jan 14, 2014 Foundation News
Five of six participants in the initial study group have sustained vision improvements in their treated eyes in dim settings.
Dec 12, 2013 The Foundation in the News
The Foundation’s chairman and co-founder, Gordon Gund is interviewed on Forbes.com
Jul 9, 2013 Press Releases
William W. Hauswirth, Ph.D., Honored for Lifetime Scientific Achievement at VISIONS 2013
Mar 2, 2012 News
MitoChem Therapeutics has identified three compounds that appear to boost mitochondrial function and, thus, show potential for slowing vision loss caused by a variety of retinal degenerations.
Apr 4, 2011 Foundation News
A research team funded by the Foundation Fighting Blindness used an innovative repair technique to correct the disease-causing genetic defect in stem cells derived from a person’s skin — stem cells that hold the potential to treat their retinal degenerative condition.
Sep 30, 2009 Foundation News
Thanks to Foundation-funded researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, skin cells might someday restore vision lost to retinal degenerative diseases.
May 8, 2008 Foundation News