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One Step Closer To A “Smart” Stem Cell Therapy

August 16th, 2016 by FFB Canada

We can’t wait to ask Dr. Nagy more questions about his research at the Toronto Vision Quest event on September 8, 2016. Register today. You can also support Dr. Nagy’s…

2018 Impact Report

December 11th, 2018 by FFB Canada

…macular degeneration, the most common blinding eye disease in people over the age of 55, involves regular injections of an “anti-VEGF drug” into the eye. Dr. Andras Nagy is combining…

4 Big Predictions for Vision Research in 2017

January 10th, 2017 by Dr. Mary Sunderland

…cell treatments are being tested in people living with a variety of different diseases, including age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and Stargardt disease. FFB-funded scientists, Dr. Andras Nagy, is also working…

Investing In The Best: Our 2015 Operating Grant Winners

June 22nd, 2015 by FFB Canada

…of LRAT will be an important step to understanding vision and treating blindness.” 2) Dr. Andras Nagy from the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute at Mount Sinai Hospital is world-renowned for discovering…

Top 10 Discoveries of 2015

December 11th, 2015 by FFB Canada

…New Sight-Saving Treatment Dr. Andras Nagy, Lunenfeld Tanenbaum Research Institute, Mt. Sinai Hospital Anti-VEGF drugs have become the gold standard for treating the wet form of age-related macular degeneration (AMD),…

Top 10: Vision Quest 2016

December 14th, 2016 by FFB Canada

…Green’s in depth knowledge of the history of genetic eye diseases in Newfoundland and Labrador. 7. Learning the latest updates from Dr. Andras Nagy at the Toronto AMD session about…