Topline data suggest bioactivity for carotuximab in refractory wet AMD
Topline results from a phase 1/2 study of DE-122 suggest bioactivity of the agent in cases of refractory wet age-related macular degeneration, according to a press release from...
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February is Age-related Macular Degeneration Month
Age-related macular degeneration, characterized by the loss of central vision, affects 1.65 million individuals in the United States and is the leading cause of vision loss in...
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Adherence to a mediterranean diet and its association with age-related macular degeneration. the coimbra eye study - report 4
• Association between adherence to the Mediterranean diet and AMD;• High adherence to the Mediterranean diet is a protective factor for AMD;• Effect of diet is driven by an...
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Sex steroid hormone fluctuations may have direct effects on eye physiology and AMD
Gender-based differences may influence several ocular conditions, suggesting that fluctuations in sex steroid homeostasis may have direct effects on eye physiology and the...
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Per aspera ad astra - Through hardships to the stars
According to the latest data by the World Health Organization, there are approximately 36 million blind people in the world, and the numbers keep growing due to increasing...
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Security flaws in Intel, AMD, ARM chips put virtually all devices at risk
Dubbed Meltdown and Spectre, a pair of newly-disclosed processor flaws are among the worst CPU security bugs ever found.
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Top 10 retina articles of 2017
Retina news in 2017 included anti-VEGF developments and clinical trial updates for a number of new drugs for a variety of indications. Here are the top 10 most read retina...
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Physical Activity May Predict Neovascular AMD
Study authors suggest caution as 'there is no strong biological rationale for this finding'
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SciFluor's SF0166 eye drops show positive phase 1/2 results in wet AMD
A phase 1/2 trial of SF0166 eye drops for wet age-related macular degeneration has shown positive top-line results, according to a press release from SciFluor Life...
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Year in Review: Ophthalmology
Insights, progress for macular edema, AMD, infections, IOP, gene therapy
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Part 7 - Natural Ways to Correct Your Vision - 10 Part Series
This is a continuation of our series on Natural Vision Correction. Get to Part 1 Here. Nutrition Optimal vision is not only determined by the extraocular muscles of the eye...
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The operation to save patients with pancreatic cancer
Kate Rigby was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer after spotting a number of symptoms, including jaundiced eyes. Luckily, she was eligible for a pilot scheme testing a new way of...
Monitoring Weakness Levels can Predict Bad Surgical Outcomes in Elderly
Risk of bad surgical outcomes and repeated hospitalizations may now be predicted by identifying frailty problems in older patients finds a new study.
New Guidelines for Treating Chronic Kidney Disease-Mineral and Bone Disorder
New guidelines recommended for diagnosis and treatment of chronic kidney disease-mineral and bone disorder can assist doctors in taking care of patients.
New Study Sheds Light on the Complexities of Controlling High Blood Pressure
Analyzing genetics and smoking habits may help control high blood pressure , revealed study.
Scientists Study Mitosis Structure to Understand the Inside of Cancer Cells
Cancer cells in most forms of cancer reveal abnormalities in the size or structure of centrosomes. Mitosis structure is being studied by a team of researchers.
Beta-lactamase Enzyme Makes Bacteria Resistant to Antibiotics
Scientists understand the link between the evolution of electric fields in enzymes and the development of antibiotic resistances.
Healthcare Is Improving With These New Powerful Blood Tests
We all know that traditional blood cultures can only do so much when it comes to detecting certain diseases. According to specialists, this flaw may be a thing of the past...
This Is Why Parenting A 1-Year-Old Is Beyond Exhausting
You see those commercials-the diaper ones, the cleaning supply ones. Maybe it's the coffee commercials where the person happily yawns and is rolling out of bed to that sweet...