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Latest News

15 October: London Information Day announced: Click for details
13 October: FDA Advisory Committee recommends approval of Luxturna gene therapy: Learn more
12 October: World Sight Day 2017: Read
03 October: Scientists partially cure blindness in mice with 'simple' genetic procedure: View
29 September: RPFB and Macular Society collaborate for £240,000 project: Read
13 September: Christmas Raffle: Learn more

Introducing RP Fighting Blindness

Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) is an inherited condition of the eye that leads to loss of vision and blindness. RP Fighting Blindness works hard to stimulate and fund cutting edge research to find a treatment or cure and support those affected. You can learn lots more using the links across the top of this page.

Our Mission

To stimulate and support high quality medical research with the aim of increasing scientific understanding of retinitis pigmentosa (and related conditions) and finding treatments for the condition that, when developed, are accessible to anyone affected, and to identify or provide good quality and universally-accessible information and support services for people affected.

Our Vision

We aspire to a world in which people with RP will have access to treatments and will not lose their sight.

Our Values

The charity is committed to focus on its objectives, transparency in all matters, collaboration with other organisations, fair business practices and equality of opportunity.

You Can Help Us

Take a look at how you can support us by joining, donating, or taking part in an event. You will be helping us give hope to people with RP across the UK and worldwide.
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