Dr. Gearóid Tuohy

Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR) announces the acquisition of Arctos Medical on optogenetics treatments

Novartis International AG (SIX: NOVN; NYSE: NVS) has announced the acquisition of Arctos Medical, adding a pre-clinical optogenetics-based AAV gene therapy program and Arctos’ proprietary… Read More »Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR) announces the acquisition of Arctos Medical on optogenetics treatments

UK Biobank analysis has shown an association of certain ophthalmic conditions (AMD, cataract & diabetes related eye disease) with incident dementia 

Researchers reviewing the UK Biobank data have published an association of ophthalmic and systemic conditions with incident dementia.  According to their assessment, a multivariable-adjusted hazard… Read More »UK Biobank analysis has shown an association of certain ophthalmic conditions (AMD, cataract & diabetes related eye disease) with incident dementia 

A systematic review and meta-analysis on individual participant data, within 5 RCTs, on the treatment of ocriplasmin for vitreomacular adhesion resolution.

Researchers from King’s College London, UK have published a systematic review and meta-analysis on individual participant data from RCT literature using evidence on ocriplasmin’s effect… Read More »A systematic review and meta-analysis on individual participant data, within 5 RCTs, on the treatment of ocriplasmin for vitreomacular adhesion resolution.