Berson, MD, of Harvard Medical School and his associates analyzed data from 357 adults with retinitis pigmentosa who participated in one of three randomized clinical trials that were conducted from 1984 to 1991, 1996 to 2001 and 2003 to 2008.
What does RP stand for?
RP stands for Retinitis Pigmentosa
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We have 105 other meanings of RP in our Acronym Attic
- Respiratory Polygraphy (sleep apnoea)
- Respond Properly
- Response Point
- Responsible Party
- Responsible Person
- Resting Potential
- Restoration Preemption
- Restoration Priority
- Retained Personnel
- Retained Profit
Samples in periodicals archive:
Miikka, who suffered retinitis pigmentosa and was completely blind, said: "It is amazing.
Retinitis pigmentosa is a condition in which photoreceptors progressively die off, starting at the retinal periphery, and eventually wipe out the ability to see at all.
Grants awarded to support research into the following eye conditions include: Age related macular degeneration/Retinitis pigmentosa--Professor Majlinda Lako (Newcastle University) will investigate the potential of transplanting photoreceptor cells into the retina to restore sight in people with AMD and retinitis pigmentosa.
Richard and Jean Bartlam founded the Coventry and District branch of the British Retinitis Pigmentosa Society 30 years ago.