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May 13, 2019 The Foundation in the News
Want to advance hard-to-fund medical research? Get Wall Street to pay for it.
Jan 9, 2018 The Foundation in the News
AN EMERGING, vision-restoring gene therapy for a devastating retinal disease is poised for Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval. If it gets the regulatory nod, it will be the first gene therapy to receive FDA approval for the eye or an inherited condition.
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.
Dec 12, 2013 The Foundation in the News
The Foundation’s chairman and co-founder, Gordon Gund is interviewed on Forbes.com
The urgent mission of the Foundation Fighting Blindness is to drive the research that will provide preventions, treatments and cures for people affected by retinitis pigmentosa, age-related macular degeneration, Usher syndrome and the entire spectrum of retinal degenerative diseases. The Foundation is a beacon for those affected by these blinding diseases. Join the fight and help us accelerate our mission.
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