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May 3, 2012 Science Education
While it may not seem obvious, the FDA ultimately drives everything — the researchers and the money. That’s because without FDA approval, you have no treatment, even if you have great research and adequate funding.
Apr 11, 2012 Science Education
A quick primer on genes and their critical role in building proteins.
Mar 28, 2012 Science Education
Because measuring changes is not always easy, people in clinical trials often undergo a number of different tests over one or several years. It can be challenging for the patient, but is necessary to determine if a treatment is working.
Mar 21, 2012 Science Education
Dr. David Gamm on the potential of stem cell research to benefit patients with retinal degenerations.
Feb 9, 2012 Science Education
What you need to know (and what to expect) about clinical trials.
Oct 4, 2011 Eye On the Cure Research News
A Foundation-funded research group is developing a gene therapy that revives degenerating cones, enabling them to regain their ability to respond to light and provide vision.
Jan 26, 2011 Eye On the Cure Research News
The study is designed to evaluate the pharmacodynamics, safety and tolerability of emixustat in subjects with macular atrophy secondary to Stargardt disease.