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Genetic Testing & Retinitis Pigmentosa

May 6th, 2014 by FFB Canada

…prognosis, confirms the clinical diagnosis and allows entry into clinical trials to test treatments. Dr. Robert Koenekoop is one of Canada’s premier gene hunters. He receives funding from the Foundation…

New Montreal Partnership to Accelerate Vision Research

October 6th, 2015 by FFB Canada

…the Foundation Fighting Blindness has invested almost $1.3 million into Dr. Robert Koenekoop’s groundbreaking research program. We couldn’t have been more proud to have Dr. Koenekoop Chair the event. A…

Top 10 Discoveries of 2015

December 11th, 2015 by FFB Canada

…PRE-CLINICAL RESEARCH → CLINICAL TRIAL 1. UNDERSTANDING VISION – DISCOVERY RESEARCH New Genetic Discovery Helps to Solve the Mystery of Childhood Blindness Dr. Robert Koenekoop, Montréal Children’s Hospital Dr. Michel…

Top 10 Things We Learned at Vision Quest 2017

November 7th, 2017 by Dr. Mary Sunderland

…us at the FFB! We are working on updated our resources about clinical trials to incorporate everything we learned at Vision Quest this year. 10. According to Dr. Robert Koenekoop,…

Rising Above: Shaini's Story

March 24th, 2016 by FFB Canada

…laugh some more. I am hopeful that one day Dr. Koenekoop will ask me, “Shaini, are you ready for treatment?” But until then I’m going to keep living my life,…