Clinical trial

July 27, 2009

Combination of Radiation and anti-VEGF Shows Promise

In article released in the British Journal of Ophthalmology, researchers describe a combination of brachytherapy and intravitreal injections of Avastin to treat patients with choroidal neovascularization […]
October 8, 2009

SurModics' Drug Delivery to Release Lucentis for Macular Degeneration

Surmodics announces agreement with Genentech/Roche to combine proprietary drug delivery system with Lucentis (ranibizumab) for the treatment of wet macular degeneration.
October 27, 2009

The American Academy of Ophthalmology: Watch Out! Too Much Information!

The American Academy of Ophthalmology is holding its annual meeting right now in San Francisco. Many "researchers" will be reporting the results of their research. Watch out for "too much information" over the internet!
December 8, 2009

Steroids Likely to Help Diabetes

Small study shows long-lasting effects of intravitreal steroids for the treatment of diabetic macular edeam, a common complication of diabetic retinopathy.