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Foundation Fighting Blindness
7168 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite 100
Columbia, MD 21046
The mission of the Foundation Fighting Blindness (FFB) is to drive the research that will provide preventions, treatments, and cures for people affected by retinitis pigmentosa, macular degeneration, Usher syndrome, and the entire spectrum of retinal degenerative diseases. FFB offers information and referral services for affected individuals and their families as well as for doctors and eye care professionals. The foundation also provides comprehensive information kits on retinitis pigmentosa, macular degeneration, and Usher syndrome. Its newsletter, In Focus, presents articles on coping, research updates, and foundation news, and is published three times per year. A national conference is held every other year.
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