BioTime, Orbit Biomedical to collaborate on OpRegen subretinal delivery for dry AMD
BioTime has entered into a research and option agreement with Orbit Biomedical regarding technology to deliver OpRegen to treat dry age-related macular degeneration, according...
7 days ago - Healio
Injection that stops the onslaught of Alzheimer's could be available within 10 YEARS
There are 850,000 people in the UK living with some form of dementia, of which there is no cure. Figures show there are around 5.7million patients battling Alzheimer's - the...
15 days ago - Daily Mail
Injecting alcohol into prostate could shrink it
Researchers from University Hospital Caracas in Venezuela found injecting pure alcohol into a man's prostate could shrink it by 35 per cent and reduce urination.
18 days ago - Daily Mail
IStent inject reduces IOP, medication burden at 36 months
Patients implanted with two iStent injects after cataract surgery experienced reduced IOP and less reliance on medications after 36 months, according to a study. The...
29 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
New jab may be a game changer for thousands of prostate cancer patients
A radical new treatment for prostate cancer in which injections into the tumour boost the immune system to kill malignant cells has been hailed as a potential ‘game-changer'.
29 days ago - Daily Mail
EyeMax Mono IOL shows promise in patients with macular disease
Visual acuity improved in patients with geographic atrophy who underwent cataract surgery and implantation of a novel monofocal IOL in the capsular bag, according to a...
1 month ago - Healio
Mesenchymal stem cell injection may improve outcomes in patients with knee OA
Patients with varus knee osteoarthritis who received a mesenchymal stem cell injection when undergoing high tibial osteotomy experienced improved clinical outcomes compared...
1 month ago - Healio
Nevakar completes $30 million in financing
Nevakar has secured $20 million in financing to accelerate its pipeline projects, which include ophthalmic and injectable products, the company announced in a press...
1 month ago - Healio
Long-term Benefit of Steroid Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis Challenged
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Japan team transplants stem cells into brain of Parkinson's patient
Scientists from Kyoto University injected induced pluripotent stem cells into the man. Worldwide, about 10million people have the illness, according to the Parkinson's Disease...
2 monthes ago - Daily Mail
The headlines of Master Doctor
Extended shutdown exposes the pathetic laziness and entitled attitudes of...
In an anonymous op-ed for The Daily Caller, someone claiming to be a “senior Trump official” who is “working without a paycheck” came out in staunch support of the president's...
Drug used to treat stroke may also prevent Alzheimer's
A study by the University of Southern California found that giving mice the medication 3K3A-APC protects their brains against the build-up of toxic proteins and inhibits memory...
Leaky blood vessels in brain can predict Alzheimer's years earlier than...
A new study from the University of Southern California has found that leakage of capillaries, the tiniest vessels in the body, could be a biomarker of early onset Alzheimer's...
Dozens of patients left with ‘blind patches' are suing a lens manufacturer
People are suing the company Oculentis which produced lenses which, after being used in cataract operations five to seven years ago, have led to calcium build-up in patients' eyes.
Infographic: Reducing Your Alzheimer's Risk
WebMD's infographic details ways you can keep your brain sharp and reduce your risk of Alzheimer's disease.
Blood-brain Barrier Breakdown an Early Driver of Dementia
Leaky capillaries in the brain portend early onset of Alzheimer's disease as they signal cognitive impairment before hallmark toxic proteins amyloid and tau appear.
The CURE for Alzheimer's Disease can be found in our synapses
Americans walk, run, and march “for the cure” for all kinds of different diseases, helping to raise awareness and funds for research, but what if you found out right now...
Bad Sleep and More Tau: Tied To Early Alzheimer's?
Impaired slow-wave sleep and more tau protein may be linked to early AD, study finds
VIDEO: Micro-interventional cataract surgery: miLOOP to triLOOP
NEW YORK - From OSN New York 2018, Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD, of Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island, New York, gives his presentation on micro-interventional cataract surgery...
FDA advisory committee to consider CV safety of romosozumab
The Bone, Reproductive and Urologic Drugs Advisory Committee of the FDA will meet Wednesday to vote on whether to recommend approval of a biologics license application for the...