Novel Anti-VEGF Delivery System Aims to Reshape AMD Treatment
Early results highlight the promise of a permanent, refillable port implant, which allows sustained delivery of ranibizumab. Medscape Ophthalmology
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Results of RPE cell transplantation encouraging in dry AMD
Subretinal transplantation of retinal pigment epithelial cells derived from human embryonic stem cells appears to be well tolerated in patients with dry age-related macular...
5 days ago - Healio
VisionCare receives CE mark for implantable telescope delivery system
A new delivery system for the CentraSight treatment program, which includes a telescope implant for treatment of age-related macular degeneration, has received CE mark...
10 days ago - Healio
Network meta-analysis finds little difference among anti-VEGF regimens for wet AMD
A network meta-analysis comparing anti-VEGF agents, dosing and injection frequency for the treatment of neovascular age-related macular degeneration found comparable outcomes...
13 days ago - Healio
Anti-VEGF-resistant subretinal fluid may lead to decreased risk for macular atrophy
Persistent subretinal fluid, or SRF, in the course of anti-VEGF treatment may operate as a compensatory mechanism that maintains the function of the degenerating macula and...
16 days ago - Healio
Scientists identify unexpected player that causes vision loss in patients with AMD
Scientists have identified an unexpected player in the immune reaction gone awry that causes vision loss in patients with age-related macular degeneration , according to a new...
18 days ago - News Medical
Regenxbio gene therapy delivers long-term treatment effect in wet AMD
According to an ongoing phase 1/2a trial of RGX-314 gene therapy for wet age-related macular degeneration, six participants who have reached 2-year follow-up have experienced...
1 month ago - Healio
Enrollment complete in Graybug's phase 2b wet AMD treatment trial
The final patient has been enrolled in a phase 2b trial of Graybug Vision's wet age-related macular degeneration treatment candidate, according to a press release. The...
2 monthes ago - Healio
Visual acuity, injection frequency decrease over time in real-world AMD study
In a retrospective study, patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration treated with anti-VEGF injections experienced decreased visual acuity from baseline and...
2 monthes ago - Healio
Tooth-enamel protein discovered in the eyes of people with dry AMD
A protein that normally deposits mineralized calcium in tooth enamel may also be responsible for calcium deposits in the back of the eye in people with dry age-related macular...
2 monthes ago - News Medical
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Coronavirus UK: Death toll hits 36,393 with 351 new fatalities
Department of Health figures also showed that 3,287 more Britons had tested positive for the coronavirus. Today's death toll is marginally lower than the 363 recorded yesterday.
Covid-19 Recovery Rate Doubled
Total recovery rate of COVID-19 patients in the country has been recorded at 34.06% and the Doubling Rate improved from 3.4 days in the pre-lockdown week to 12.9 days in the...
How Much Exercise Do You Need to Lower Your Risk of Developing Cancer?
Some studies suggest that regular exercise may lower the risk of some forms of cancer. Who wouldn't want that extra benefit, especially with cancer being in the top five causes...
Videos Of Crowded Lake Of The Ozarks Party Go Viral Amid Coronavirus Pandemic
Despite the pandemic, videos have emerged of a packed party in Lake of the Ozarks, a popular Missouri vacation spot While June 20 might be the official first day of summer...
Coronavirus nightmare as 49-year-old nurse tests positive 8 times in 50 days
One Canadian nurse who caught coronavirus a few months ago has now tested positive for the disease eight times in the past 50 days, raising questions about just how long the...
Britain announces hundreds more coronavirus deaths
Today's death toll - which takes into account all settings - is the lowest recorded on a Saturday since March 21 (56), three days before the UK went into lockdown.
Report: Cuomo shipped off 4,300 coronavirus patients to NY nursing homes
Over 4,300 recovering COVID-19 patients were shipped off to New York's nursing homes and long-term care facilities as a result of a controversial state directive, according to...
Adding Spices to Your Meal may Help Lower Inflammation
Adding an array of spices to your meal not only makes your food tastier but also has several health benefits, such as lower inflammation, reveals a new study.
The Best Recipes, Products And More Things We Tried This Week
Our editors share what's keeping them calm, productive and entertained during coronavirus social distancing.
Work Up a Major Sweat With Our New Instagram Live Workouts, Streaming This Week!
You already know this by now, but we'll say it again for the people in the back: you definitely don't need a gym - or any kind of fitness equipment, TBH - to work up a sweat...