Living the life he wants, with vision and hearing loss

Brendan Gellman has built a successful marketing career in some of the biggest cities in the country. He’s lived an amazing life in New York, Los ... read more

Clinical Trials for Retinitis Pigmentosa

Thanks to funding from Proposition 71, California’s $3 billion investment in stem cell research, and the state funding entity it created, the ... read more

VIDEO: How Stem Cells Could Treat Retinitis Pigmentosa

How is stem cell research changing the lives of patients with Retinitis Pigmentosa? Find out how stem cell research at UC Irvine, funded by ... read more

Innovating Vision Loss Treatment With Stem Cells

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How can stem cells help treat or cure retinitis pigmentosa (blindness)?

Scientists are using stem cells to support and restore the light-sensing cells in the eye that degenerate and die in retinitis pigmentosa (RP). These ... read more

She Lost Her Sight, But Not Her Vision For Life

Kristin Macdonald had a dream. She was on her way to Hollywood, pursuing her vision of becoming an actress and a television host. But she started ... read more