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Gene therapy reduces treatment burden, improves vision in wet AMD

13 days ago   |   Healio

SAN FRANCISCO - RGX-314 gene therapy demonstrated meaningful reductions in anti-VEGF injections and increases in visual acuity and central retinal thickness among patients with...
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How Exercise Could Save Your Vision

How Exercise Could Save Your Vision

14 days ago   |   Cathe Friedrich

They're the window to your soul! You want your eyes to stay healthy for a lifetime. When it comes to the sense we value the most, vision tops the list. Most of us will...
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Thermally induced mixing technique could improve treatment of AMD

14 days ago   |   News Medical

Age-related macular degeneration is the primary cause of central vision loss and results in the center of the visual field being blurred or fully blacked out. Though treatable...
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VIDEO: Novel oral therapy drug safe, effective for wet AMD

17 days ago   |   Healio

SAN FRANCISCO -Twice daily dosing of oral AKST4290 over the course of 6 weeks improved visual acuity in patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration, according to...
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Patients with AMD can successfully self-operate OCT device at home

19 days ago   |   Healio

SAN FRANCISCO - Patients with age-related macular degeneration could successfully self-operate an optical coherence tomography device at home, according to study findings...
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Home monitoring systems, longer-acting drugs should ease burden of retinal disease

20 days ago   |   Healio

New longer-acting molecules and home monitoring will soon help relieve the increasing burden of age-related macular degeneration and diabetes-related ocular pathologies, both...
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Luminate shows potential in dry AMD

23 days ago   |   Healio

SAN FRANCISCO - Luminate showed potential for the treatment of intermediate dry age-related macular degeneration, according to study results presented at Retina Subspecialty...
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Risuteganib shows potential in dry AMD

23 days ago   |   Healio

SAN FRANCISCO - Risuteganib showed potential for the treatment of intermediate dry age-related macular degeneration, according to study results presented at Retina Subspecialty...
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Test combining fundus, OCT imaging improves AMD diagnosis

25 days ago   |   Healio   |   2 articles

SAN FRANCISCO - A screening strategy combining fundus and OCT imaging improved the accuracy of age-related macular degeneration classification, according to data presented at...
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VIDEO: Gene therapy for wet AMD ‘on the horizon'

27 days ago   |   Healio

SAN FRANCISCO - In the OPTIC trial, patients with wet age-related macular degeneration who were treated with ADVM-022, an intravitreal gene therapy, did not require additional...
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