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Learning the specific gene mutation that causes your or your family member’s inherited retinal disease may lead to opportunities for management or participation in clinical research.

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Additional resources about genetic testing for IRDs

More genetic testing information can be found on the following websites:

Foundation Fighting Blindness
www.blindness.org/retinal-diseases
Logo for My Retina Tracker by Foundation Fighting Blindness and its tagline, “Track Your Vision. Drive the Research.”
My Retina Tracker
www.myretinatracker.org/
Choroideremia Research Foundation
www.curechm.org/resources