Dr. Gearóid Tuohy

A systematic review and meta-analysis has reported outcomes for ocriplasmin treatment and surgery (PPV) for macular hole closure. 

Clinical researchers at the Department of Ophthalmology, St. Joseph’s Hospital, London, Ontario have reported that a systematic review and meta-analysis between pars plana vitrectomy to… Read More »A systematic review and meta-analysis has reported outcomes for ocriplasmin treatment and surgery (PPV) for macular hole closure. 

Innovative approach aims to use near-infrared to convert light into heat through an engineered channel to restore retina sensitivity

Researchers in the Institute of Molecular and Clinical Ophthalmology Basel, Switzerland have reported a novel strategy to use near-infrared (NIR) wavelength inputs to restore blind… Read More »Innovative approach aims to use near-infrared to convert light into heat through an engineered channel to restore retina sensitivity

A UK gene therapy company (MeiraGTx) has announced positive clinical data for the treatment of X-linked retinitis pigmentosa (XLRP)

MeiraGTx (Nasdaq: MGTX), has announced six-month data from an ongoing phase 1/2 clinical trial of AAV-RPGR for the treatment of patients with X-linked retinitis pigmentosa (XLRP).… Read More »A UK gene therapy company (MeiraGTx) has announced positive clinical data for the treatment of X-linked retinitis pigmentosa (XLRP)

A systematic review and meta-analysis has reported on the impact of anti-VEGF neovascular AMD treatments on patient outcomes and healthcare systems. 

International clinical researchers led by the University of Bonn, Germany, have published results of a significant anti-VEGF systematic review and meta-analysis impacting nAMD patient outcomes… Read More »A systematic review and meta-analysis has reported on the impact of anti-VEGF neovascular AMD treatments on patient outcomes and healthcare systems.