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Early studies examine neuroregeneration in optic neuropathies

March 2, 2015

CORONADO, Calif. — Whether called neuroprotection, neuroenhancement or regeneration, any of these would be a major step forward in restoring vision in optic neuropathies, a speaker told colleagues.

“Glaucoma and other optic neuropathies, at the end of the day, are going to share more similarities as we figure out how to treat them at the level of the optic nerve head,” Jeffrey L. Goldberg, MD, PhD, said at the annual meeting of the American Glaucoma Society. “The fundamental problem underlying all of these optic neuropathies, including glaucoma, is that, just like throughout the central nervous system, there’s no regeneration after injury.”

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VIDEO: Utility of ICG angiography in 2015

March 1, 2015
WAILEA, Hawaii – At Retina 2015, Jay S. Duker, MD, talks about how ICG angiography should be apart of retinal specialists' diagnostic armamentarium.
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VIDEO: Hot topics in Dry eye disease for the cataract and refractive surgeon

February 28, 2015
WAILEA, Hawaii – At Hawaiian Eye 2015, James P. McCulley, MD, FACS, FRCOphth, discusses background and hot topics of dry eye disease.

Optometrists weigh in on #TheDress

February 27, 2015
On Thursday, a photo of a dress was posted to the blogging site Tumblr and went viral.In the original post, the author said that she and her friends were debating over…
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Nikon moves into ophthalmology with purchase of Optos for $400 million

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The board of directors of Nikon and Optos have agreed the terms of a recommended cash offer of £259.3 million ($400 million) for the acquisition of Optos, according to…
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Intravitreal Interventions – Volume 3, Number 3

This activity is supported by educational grants from Genentech, Inc. and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

During the past decade, retinal pharmacology has come into its own. Intravitreal use of corticosteroids, anti-vascular…
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