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...
2 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
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.
17 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald - 2 articles
Physical Activity May Predict Neovascular AMD
Study authors suggest caution as 'there is no strong biological rationale for this finding'
24 days ago - MedPageToday - 6 articles
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...
29 days ago - Healio
Year in Review: Ophthalmology
Insights, progress for macular edema, AMD, infections, IOP, gene therapy
1 month ago - MedPageToday
FDA accepts supplemental biologics license application for 12-week dosing of Eylea
The FDA has accepted a supplemental biologics license application from Regeneron for a 12-week dosing interval of Eylea for patients with wet age-related macular degeneration...
1 month ago - Healio
5-year risk of AMD dramatically lower for younger generations
Researchers found that each 20th century generation was more than 60% less likely to develop age-related macular degeneration than the previous generation, in a study assessing...
1 month ago - Healio
AAO Poster Roundup: AMD Natural History; Treat and Extend; Longer Injection Intervals
Selected presentations from the ophthalmology meeting
2 monthes ago - MedPageToday
Study shows no effect of vitamin supplementation on macular pigment density
Dietary supplementation of lutein, zeaxanthin, omega-3 fatty acids and vitamins does not increase macular pigment optical density in healthy individuals with a family history...
2 monthes ago - Healio
Study finds huge decline in risk for AMD in Baby Boom and later generations
The risk of developing age-related macular degeneration is much less in the Baby Boom (1946-1964) and later generations than in earlier generations, for unclear reasons.
2 monthes ago - News Medical - 2 articles