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Macular Degeneration Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a retinal degenerative disease that causes a progressive loss of central vision.

Retinitis Pigmentosa Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) is a group of genetic eye conditions. In the progression of symptoms for RP, night blindness generally precedes tunnel vision by years or even decades.

Stargardt Disease Stargardt disease is the most common form of inherited juvenile macular degeneration. The progressive vision loss associated with Stargardt disease is caused by the death of photoreceptor cells in the central portion of the retina called the macula.

Usher Syndrome Usher syndrome is an inherited condition characterized by hearing impairment and progressive vision loss.

Other Retinal Diseases Find a listing of the other research funded retinal degenerative .