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Dancing in the dark

Dancing in the dark

Sofia, 13, believes that success rests in the power of perseverance—and elegant pliés, of course. Leber congenital amaurosis (LCA) may be limiting her vision, but it isn’t stopping this young ballerina from pursuing what she loves. Watch video

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One woman's journey

One woman's journey

This mother of two won’t let declining vision, a lack of available treatment options, or the 1.5-mile swim from Alcatraz to San Francisco stop her efforts to support retinal research. Watch video

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