Introduction Earlier this year I travelled to the USA to take part in medical research related to aniridia. It and the accompanying holiday was a very special experience. Background National Institutes of Health The National Institutes of Health in the … Continue reading
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I was born with congenital aniridia (sporadic) and nystagmus. At school I struggled and was regarded as being dyslexic. Then after leaving school and going to college I was told that I was not dyslexic. I could not understand why this was, but … Continue reading
Central Auditory Processing Disorder ([C]APD) affects learning has been linked to the same gene which causes aniridia. Expert Dr Doris Bamiou talked and answered questions about it at our 2011 conference. Below are the slides and a recording of her … Continue reading
In the Summer 2010 Aniridia Network UK newsletter there was a call to take part in research into the effect of the aniridia gene (PAX6) on the parts of the brain that deal with hearing and memory. Having done some … Continue reading