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VIDEO: Drop to treat presbyopia in phase 2 trials

March 6, 2015

ATLANTA – Liquid Vision from Presbyopia Therapies is being investigated in phase 2 clinical trials as a topical, reversible, short-term treatment for presbyopia, reported Terry Kim, MD, here at SECO. 

Different from pilocarpine, the drop acts only on the sphincter muscle, not the ciliary muscle, thereby creating miosis without accommodative effect. 

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Ready-diluted formulation of Jetrea receives positive opinion in European Union

March 6, 2015
The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use of the European Medicines Agency has granted a positive opinion for a ready-diluted formulation of Jetrea, according…
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Alcon's Pazeo allergy drop available March 10

March 6, 2015
ATLANTA – Alcon’s new once daily Pazeo will be commercially available March 10, announced a company representative during a press conference here at…
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STAAR names Caren Mason president and CEO

March 6, 2015
STAAR Surgical has appointed Caren Mason as president and CEO, according to a press release.The appointment is effective immediately. Mason replaces Barry G. Caldwell…
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Fixed-dose combination therapy outperforms prostaglandin alone in reducing diurnal IOP

March 6, 2015
CORONADO, Calif. — Fixed-dose combination therapy significantly reduced diurnal IOP in patients with ocular hypertension or open-angle glaucoma, according to a poster…
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Comparing Aflibercept, Bevacizumab, and Ranibizumab for DME: Analysis of DRCR Protocol T

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Rapid Response: Real World Use of Anti-VEGF Therapy - Clinical Experience Beyond Pivotal Trials

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Management of retinal vascular diseases with anti-VEGF therapy has been well-established through large-scale trials…
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VIDEO: Preventing endophthalmitis after cataract surgery

March 4, 2015
ISTANBUL – At the ESCRS Winter Meeting, Altan A. Özcan, MD, talks about the best practices to prevent endophthalmitis…
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