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AMD severity in first eye foretells incidence, progression in fellow eye

October 29, 2014

Severity of age-related macular degeneration in one eye was associated with an increased incidence of disease and progression in the fellow eye, according to study results.

Researchers analyzed data from 4,379 patients included in the Beaver Dam Study. Each patient underwent retinal photography at baseline and at up to four subsequent follow-up visits. They were also genotyped.

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New rules for contact lens wear

October 29, 2014
During the past couple of months, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has collaborated with the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Contact Lens Association of…

Cellular Dynamics granted $1.2 million to develop patient-derived stem cells for AMD

October 29, 2014
The National Eye Institute has granted Cellular Dynamics International a $1.2 million contract to manufacture clinically compatible induced pluripotent stem cells and…
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B+L continues to innovate in ophthalmology

October 29, 2014
CHICAGO — Calvin W. Roberts, MD, discusses the latest surgical offerings from Bausch + Lomb.
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Intravitreal Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy in Radiation Retinopathy

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina
Online Advanced Release, October 29, 2014
A 30-year-old woman diagnosed with choroidal melanoma and treated with plaque radiation and transpupillary…
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Advanced Optical Coherence Tomography Applications for the Retina Specialist Activity

Advances in retinal pharmacology have significantly improved outcomes for patients with a range of chronic retinal…
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B+L continues to innovate in ophthalmology

October 29, 2014
CHICAGO — Calvin W. Roberts, MD, discusses the latest surgical offerings from Bausch + Lomb.
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