Foundation Fighting Blindness Announces $2.4 Million in Funding for Eight New Sight-Saving Research Projects

 

Congratulations to our colleagues mentioned in the following press release.  We are always enthused to hear about funding and commitments to research, particularly when federal funding of research through traditional means has been getting harder to obtain.  This is where funding from private foundations like Foundation Fighting Blindness come through.  It enables work to progress that otherwise would not happen and for those of us who are working so very hard to find cures for blindness or treatments to mitigate vision loss, this is invaluable.

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Foundation Fighting Blindness Has A New Blog, Eye On the Cure

It looks like Foundation Fighting Blindness (FFB) has a new blog, Eye On the Cure with posts from Dr. Stephen Rose, Foundation Fighting Blindess’s chief research officer.  Steve will post perspectives on retinal research and other related news as well as posts from the road as he travels on research trips as well as covering vision related meetings like our upcoming ARVO and the RD meetings in Germany which should be interesting to follow.  I’ve added the blog to my RSS feed and look forward to seeing what Steve has to say. Continue reading “Foundation Fighting Blindness Has A New Blog, Eye On the Cure”