This Fat Impairs Immune System and Increases Risk of COVID
In this interview, Dr. Chris Knobbe, an ophthalmologist, discusses some of the eye-opening information found in his book, “Ancestral Dietary Strategy to Prevent and Treat...
2 days ago - Mercola
Abicipar pegol not approved for treatment of wet AMD
Citing an unfavorable benefit-risk ratio, the FDA has declined to approve abicipar pegol for treatment of neovascular age-related macular degeneration. A complete response...
11 days ago - Healio
Home OCT study commences for tracking wet AMD
The first patients have been enrolled in Notal Vision's home-based study with its investigational OCT remote monitoring device for tracking retinal fluid in patients with wet...
13 days ago - Healio
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
1 month ago - Medscape
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...
1 month 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...
1 month 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...
2 monthes 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...
2 monthes 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...
3 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...
3 monthes ago - Healio
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Brain Function in Unresponsive COVID-19; Down Syndrome Patients in...
Despite prolonged unresponsiveness and structural brain injury, a 47-year-old patient with severe COVID-19 showed intact brain network function and eventually was able to...
Hi-tech T-shirt packed with tiny sensors that can help diagnose the menopause
The garment is worn round the clock to measure changes in temperature and identify sweating caused by the hot flushes many menopausal women suffer.
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Top 3 Stretches for Back Pain
Kristen Wilson, Action Potential Physical Therapy, offers tips
Senior students behind runaway COVID-19 cluster at Al-Taqwa College
Senior Al-Taqwa College students are said to be main source of Victoria's second-largest COVID-19 cluster, which has exploded from a few cases last week to 90.
Researchers develop new technique to sort out complex interactions unique to...
UT Southwestern researchers have identified vast webs of small snippets of the genome that interact with each other and with genes to promote prostate cancer.
COVID-19 complications may be associated with von Willebrand factor in the blood
Anna Aksenova, a senior research associate at the Laboratory of Amyloid Biology at St Petersburg University, has advanced a hypothesis that the severe course of COVID-19 may be...
Enzalutamide Improves Survival in Men With Metastatic Prostate Cancer
Enzalutamide improves 5-year survival in men with chemotherapy-naive metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer, but increases the risk of fatal adverse events, according...
Chinese police arrest prominent critic of Xi Jinping with ties to Australia
Xu Zhangrun, who was once a senior visiting scholar at the Melbourne law school and wrote a book on the Australian legal system, was reportedly arrested at 10am.