Tag Archive: Research

June 8th, 2018 by | Tags: , , | No Comments »


 “Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.” ~Harriet Tubman We have succeeded, in […]

November 18th, 2017 by | Tags: , , | No Comments »

By Zubair Ahmed, Ph.D. Zubair Ahmed, Ph.D., has been researching Usher 1F for many years. He was a post doctoral student and part of the team at the NIH that, in 2002, discovered the most […]

June 7th, 2017 by | Tags: , | No Comments »

In the summer of 2012, at an Usher Syndrome Coalition conference, the Chief Research Officer of Foundation Fighting Blindness, Dr. Stephen Rose, spoke, providing an update on the latest Usher Syndrome research. He mentioned progress […]

June 20th, 2016 by | Tags: , | No Comments »

Monte Westerfield, Ph.D., and his team at the University of Oregon Institute of Neuroscience is developing the first animal model of Usher Syndrome type 1F to display vision loss.  We interviewed him to provide you […]

June 20th, 2016 by | Tags: , | Comments Off on Update on Our Progress

I want to thank you for your generous support of Usher 1F Collaborative and provide you with an update on our exciting progress. As you know, when we began our efforts, despite significant research for […]