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Foundation Fighting Blindness

Fort Lauderdale, FL | http://www.fightblindness.org
Joined in August 2007

About Us

• The urgent mission of The Foundation Fighting Blindness, Inc. (FFB) is to drive the research that will provide preventions, treatments and cures for people affected by retinitis pigmentosa (RP), macular degeneration, Usher Syndrome, and the entire spectrum of retinal degenerative diseases. The Foundation funds leading-edge research in promising areas such as genetics, gene therapy, retinal cell transplantation, artificial retinal implants, and pharmaceutical and nutritional therapies. Since its inception in 1971, The Foundation has raised over $266 million.

• The urgent mission of The Foundation Fighting Blindness, Inc. (FFB) is to drive the research that will provide preventions, treatments and cures for people affected by retinitis pigmentosa (RP), macular degeneration, Usher Syndrome, and the…

Issue Areas Include

  • Health & Medicine
  • Philanthropy
  • Research & Social Science

Location

  • 5310 NW 33rd Ave., Ste. 219, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309, United States

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