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May 9, 2019 Press Releases
Bipartisan Bill Will Stimulate Up to $1 Billion in New Funding for Blindness Research
Mar 28, 2019 Press Releases
The Foundation announces several staffing changes with a focus on new strategies to increase awareness and engagement with the community.
Aug 28, 2018 Press Releases
The Foundation Fighting Blindness (FFB), the world’s leading private funding source for inherited retinal disease research, announced major awards in two areas: promising research projects in retinal diseases and career development for clinical researchers.
Jul 19, 2018 Press Releases
Bill Introduced in U.S. House Would Speed Up Cures for Blindness
Jul 17, 2018 Press Releases
Four research and development leaders share the latest details of their groundbreaking work in therapies for retinal degenerative diseases.
Jul 16, 2018 Press Releases
Dr. Kelley brings more than 25 years of experience in developing, identifying, and advancing life science technologies to this leadership role at FFB
Jun 18, 2018 Press Releases
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 Press Releases
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 Press Releases
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.