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Valeant, EyeGate enter licensing agreement

February 21, 2017

Valeant Pharmaceuticals has entered into a licensing agreement with EyeGate Pharmaceuticals regarding the EyeGate II delivery system and EGP-437 combination product candidate for postoperative pain and inflammation, according to a press release from the companies.

Through the agreement, Valeant will have worldwide commercial and manufacturing rights for the EyeGate II delivery system and EGP-437, while EyeGate will maintain development of the delivery system in the U.S. Valeant can develop the system outside of the U.S.

ABB Optical Group reports strong contact lens sales in the US

February 21, 2017
Daily disposable contact lenses fueled ABB Optical Group sales in 2016 which was a strong year for contact lens growth, according to a press release from the company…

Essilor continues to grow in corrective lenses, sun wear

February 21, 2017
For year-end 2016, Essilor reported earnings growth, expanded its operational and geographic reach and strengthened its leadership team, according to a press release…

Glaukos completes enrollment in iStent Supra trial

February 20, 2017
Enrollment in the investigational device exemption trial for the iStent Supra for treatment of patients with open-angle glaucoma and cataracts has been completed…
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Valeant, EyeGate enter licensing agreement

February 21, 2017
Valeant Pharmaceuticals has entered into a licensing agreement with EyeGate Pharmaceuticals regarding the EyeGate II delivery system and EGP-437…

ABB Optical Group reports strong contact lens sales in the US

February 21, 2017
Daily disposable contact lenses fueled ABB Optical Group sales in 2016 which was a strong year for contact lens growth, according to a press release…

Essilor continues to grow in corrective lenses, sun wear

February 21, 2017
For year-end 2016, Essilor reported earnings growth, expanded its operational and geographic reach and strengthened its leadership team, according to…

Glaukos completes enrollment in iStent Supra trial

February 20, 2017
Enrollment in the investigational device exemption trial for the iStent Supra for treatment of patients with open-angle glaucoma and cataracts has…

CooperVision’s 2017 Best Practices Honorees

February 20, 2017
Every year CooperVision Inc. recognizes optometry industry leaders who have forged new pathways to success in the face of industry changes and…

Imprimis begins shipping from FDA-registered outsourcing facility

February 17, 2017
Imprimis Pharmaceuticals’ New Jersey outsourcing facility has begun shipping sterile ophthalmic medications to select customers without a…

Vino Optics launches new color deficiency correction lenses

February 13, 2017
Vino Optics has announced that Oxy-Iso Rx color correction lenses are now available to eye care professionals. The lenses, which improve color…

SightLife Surgical names medical advisory board

February 13, 2017
SightLife Surgical, a for-profit subsidiary of SightLife, has created a medical advisory board comprised of six leading ophthalmologists in order to…

ODs exempted from federal hiring freeze

February 13, 2017
Certain positions, including optometrists, are exempt from the federal hiring freeze enacted under the Trump Administration, according to Robert D…

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Carl Zeiss Meditec reports €280 million in first quarter revenue

February 10, 2017
Carl Zeiss Meditec reported a 6.6% increase in revenue to 280 million in the first quarter of its 2016-2017 fiscal year, compared with 262.2 million…

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