12 year clinical study of retinal vein occlusion (RVO) in patients with end stage renal disease shows increased risk compared to control population.
A South Korean retrospective longitudinal clinical study of retinal vein occlusion (RVO) in patients with end stage renal disease (ESRD) has shown that a significant association between ESRD and the subsequent incidence of RVO, following adjustment for possible confounding factors. The study accessed a national database of 1,025,340 randomly selected individuals and focused on an […]Read full story
Biomarkers of metabolism, easily detectable with SD-OCT, indicate association with successful treatment of DME with DEX implant.
Collaborative clinical research by clinicians based in Tel Aviv University, Israel, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, the University of Leipzig, Germany and the University of Milan, Italy have shown that certain SD-OCT biomarkers may act as useful image findings pointers in DEX treatment of diabetic macular edema (DME). The research, carried out on a total […]Read full story
Phased I/II clinical trial results for treatment of wet AMD with topical small molecule inhibitor of integrin αvβ3
A clinical trial study, entitled “Safety and Exploratory Efficacy Study of SF0166 in the Treatment of Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)”, has reported topline results indicating safety and tolerability for a new topical formulation for the treatment of wet AMD. An eye-drop therapeutic capable of penetrating tissues at the back of the eye would represent […]Read full story