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EyeGate public stock offering expected to generate $10 million

July 31, 2015

EyeGate Pharmaceuticals announced the pricing of a public offering of common stock and warrants that is expected to generate about $10 million, according to a press release.

The underwritten public offering involves 1,176,470 shares of common stock and warrants to purchase up to 1,176,470 shares of common stock at a combined price of $8.50 per share of common stock and warrant to purchase one share of common stock.

Publication Exclusive: Glued intrascleral posterior chamber IOL fixation technique continues to evolve

Publication Exclusive: Glued intrascleral posterior chamber IOL fixation technique continues to evolve

July 31, 2015
Suturing of posterior chamber IOLs in back of the iris or the capsular bag is standard practice, but it may not be appropriate in cases with insufficient capsule, lens…

BLOG: 3 ways to make treating 'problem patients' easier

July 30, 2015
We’ve all dealt with them in the past. Rude, always late, complaining about a variety of imagined maladies, completely inattentive or all of the above…
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Fixed-dose combination reduces IOP more than individual components at 1 month

July 30, 2015
A fixed-dose combination of medications reduced IOP significantly more than the constituent components, with minimal side effects, a study found.Investigators evaluated…

Essilor to acquire Vision Source

July 30, 2015
Essilor, a manufacturer of optical lenses, has agreed to acquire Vision Source, a network of independent optometrists, Vision Source announced today.Vision Source will…
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OD research addresses all areas of the eye

Primary Care Optometry News, July 2015
Optometry was well represented at the annual meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology in…
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Korb: Pioneer of clinical optometry research

Primary Care Optometry News, July 2015
As part of Primary Care Optometry News’ 20th anniversary celebration, in each issue throughout 2015 we are…
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