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    About BrightFocus Foundation (Video)

    BrightFocus drives innovative research worldwide and promotes awareness of Alzheimer’s, macular degeneration, and glaucoma.

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    The History of Alzheimer’s Disease

    Learn about how Alzheimer’s disease was discovered, the search for the cause of this brain disease, and the future of Alzheimer’s treatment.

    June 8, 2018
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    Volunteers Helping to Save Sight in Stanford Clinical Trial

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    AMD: Iron and the Immune System

    The telephone discussion features Dr. Joshua Dunaief, of the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School Medicine, who specializes in the study of age-related macular degeneration.

    May 30, 2018
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