Vascular endothelial growth factor

April 20, 2011

VEGF-Trap Gets Closer to FDA Approval

VEGF-Trap (aka aflibercept), another anti-VEGF drug, moves closer to FDA approval as it received “priority review” status.  This status means that the FDA process will be […]
April 27, 2011

Laser and anti-VEGF Best Treats Diabetic Macular Edema

A new study finds the combination of laser treatment with intraocular injections of anti-VEGF to be the best treatment for diabetic retinopathy.
August 24, 2011

FDA Delays Decision on VEGF Trap Eye

VEGF Trap Eye is another anti-VEGF medication to be injected into the eye for the treatment of wet macular degeneration. The FDA did not approve recently, but will reconsider by November!
October 18, 2011

October is the AAO Meeting

The American Academy of Ophthalmology starts this week. I will be going to learn about the latest in retinal disease, but also will be teaching...about marketing.