Ilyas Washington, PhD, co-founder of biOOrg3.14 LLC & Alkeus Pharmaceuticals, Inc, helped develop a potential new treatment for Stargardt disease, an inherited condition similar to age-related macular degeneration, that received an FDA “Breakthrough Therapy” designation.
Jason Meyer, PhD, is a BrightFocus Foundation success story and a pioneer in the effort to regenerate eye tissue that is damaged by glaucoma.
Theresa Mabe shares her story and coping strategies for living with myopic macular degeneration.
Learn about Jill's experience with dry and wet macular degeneration.
Dr. Gokoffski from the USC Roski Eye Institute expresses her gratitude for the research she was able to achieve thanks to the donors of BrightFocus Foundation.
Alzheimer's can affect anyone, and can take a toll on families and caregivers.
The town hall was hosted by BrightFocus Foundation as part of its effort to provide helpful information for people with diseases of mind and sight. The lively, upbeat discussion was led by MSNBC news anchor, Richard Lui, who is himself a family caregiver.
University of Southern California’s Dr. Amir Kashani discusses his new research to diagnose vascular dementia through retinal scans.