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Glaucoma Research Foundation Earns Highest Rating from Charity Navigator for Fifth Consecutive Year

Glaucoma Research Foundation's strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned us a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America's largest independent charity evaluator.

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Glaucoma Research Foundation Receives $1.5 million Gift for Collaborative Vision Restoration Initiative

Donation is the third major gift from Steve and Michele Kirsch to support collaborative glaucoma research toward a cure.

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Scientists discover gene therapy provides neuroprotection to prevent glaucoma vision loss

An NIH-funded research project found that calcium modulator CaMKII protects the optic nerve in mice, opening the door to new sight-saving therapy.

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Ophthalmology Times Announces Strategic Alliance Partnership with the Glaucoma Research Foundation

Ophthalmology Times, a leading multimedia platform dedicated to ophthalmologists, announces the addition of the Glaucoma Research Foundation (GRF), a national nonprofit organization dedicated to finding a cure for glaucoma, to its Strategic Alliance Partnership (SAP) program.

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High Caffeine Consumption May Be Associated With Increased Risk of Glaucoma

Consuming large amounts of daily caffeine may increase the risk of glaucoma more than three-fold for those with a genetic predisposition to higher eye pressure, according to an international multicenter study.

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NAEVR/AEVR Virtual Event: Glaucoma Clinical Practice and Research to Optimize Patient Outcomes

The Alliance for Eye and Vision Research has announced their World Glaucoma Week 2021 Congressional Briefing will be held virtually on Thursday, March 11. Learn how to participate.

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Glaucoma Research Foundation Announces $1.7 Million in 2021 Research Grants

Glaucoma Research Foundation (GRF) announced a total of $1.7 million in annual research grants to support 12 investigators at prestigious colleges and universities across the United States.

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January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

National Glaucoma Awareness Month is an important time to spread the word about this sight-stealing disease that affects more than 3 million people in the United States and 60 million worldwide.

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Glaucoma Research Foundation Releases Video Encouraging Patients to Visit Their Eye Doctor for the Care They Need During COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has presented many challenges including delayed eye doctor appointments. This video will discuss changes eye doctors have made to improve safety during every step of the office visit.

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Scientists Reverse Age-related Vision Loss and Glaucoma Damage in Mice

Researchers at Harvard Medical School have successfully reversed age-related vision loss in mice as well as eye damage stemming from a condition mimicking human glaucoma.

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