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Author: Ben Shaberman

Foundation 2016 annual report highlights significant research progress

Source: Foundation Fighting Blindness Blog – Eye on the Cure – Foundation 2016 annual report highlights significant research progress The Foundation Fighting Blindness annual report, released this week, details another groundbreaking year in which Foundation-funded studies made great strides across the continuum of research that will one day cure…

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To Treat an Inherited Retinal Disease, It’s Good to Know Exactly What’s Wrong with the Gene

Source: Foundation Fighting Blindness Blog – Eye on the Cure – To Treat an Inherited Retinal Disease, It’s Good to Know Exactly What’s Wrong with the Gene In simple terms, genes are like recipes for making proteins. All the cells in our bodies “read” genetic information so they can…

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Building a Wiring Diagram for the Retina to Help Researchers Save and Restore Vision

Source: Foundation Fighting Blindness Blog – Eye on the Cure – Building a Wiring Diagram for the Retina to Help Researchers Save and Restore Vision An image of an electrically connected patch of one single class of retinal neurons that signal brightness for the visual system. Each single cell…

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