Possible Cure For Degenerative Vision Diseases

Scientists from the Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research in Switzerland have announced a possible cure for degenerative vision diseases such as macular degeneration. By manipulating … [Read more...]

Macular Degeneration Cure

Is there a macular degeneration cure? This is one of the most common questions asked by people contacting Macular Degeneration Support Canada. While a macular degeneration cure is not available and … [Read more...]

Gene Therapy May Lead to Cure for Macular Degeneration

With the discovery of a gene therapy that increases light sensitivity and improves vision in patients who were virtually blind.  Will this gene therapy could lead to a cure for blindness and a cure … [Read more...]

What is Macular Degeneration?

Macular degeneration is a degenerative macular disease which more commonly develops as a person approaches middle age.  Macular degeneration affects the macula, the part of the retina responsible for … [Read more...]