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Four Vision Research and Treatment Trends to Watch in 2018 [Facebook Live] (Video)

Watch our Facebook Session from January 25, where FBC’s Research and Education Team, Dr. Mary Sunderland and Dr. Chad Andrews, discussed four vision research and treatment trends to watch for in 2018!…

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Dr. Valerie Wallace
Survival of the Fittest: Sustaining Cells Through Transplantation

In many retinal diseases, vision loss occurs when cells that are crucial for vision are damaged or lost. This is the case, for example, in age-related macular degeneration (AMD), retinitis pigmentosa, choroideremia,…

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The Value of iPSCs for Stem Cell Therapy

Stem cell therapy has emerged as one of the most promising approaches in the fight to end blindness, and Dr. Gilbert Bernier’s research has played an enormous role in pushing the field…

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Protect Your Photoreceptors During Monday’s Solar Eclipse

Excitement abounds for the solar eclipse this Monday, August 21, when the moon will briefly pass between the Sun and the Earth. So-called “total eclipses” such as Monday’s offer a rare opportunity…

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Top 10 Science-y Summer Tips

So far this year, the pace of vision research has been sizzling! To celebrate the arrival of sizzling weather, we asked Fighting Blindness Canada (FBC) staff to share their favourite FBC science…

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How Can the FBC Help to Improve Your Vision Health Journey?

What is it like to live with a blinding eye disease in Canada? Do you have access to the vision care resources that you need? How can Fighting Blindness Canada (FBC) help…

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