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Novartis net income increases to $2.1 billion in third quarter

December 11, 2017

Novartis reported a net income of $2.1 billion in the third quarter of 2017, an increase of 10% from 2016’s third quarter net income of $1.95 billion, according to a company press release.

Net sales were reported at $12.4 billion in the quarter compared with $12.1 billion in the same period of 2016.


BLOG: Evolution of diagnostics and imaging in glaucoma

December 11, 2017
The main goal with glaucoma is detecting and assessing risk as early as possible. While most technologies will reveal an issue eventually, the earlier a pathology is…

Ocular Therapeutix posts $15.6 million quarterly loss

December 11, 2017
Ocular Therapeutix reported a net loss of $15.6 million, or $0.54 per share, in the third quarter of 2017 compared with a net loss of $9.6 million, or $0.39 per share…

FDA accepts supplemental biologics license application for 12-week dosing of Eylea

December 11, 2017
The FDA has accepted a supplemental biologics license application from Regeneron for a 12-week dosing interval of Eylea for patients with wet age-related macular…

November approvals lead FDA activity in ophthalmology

December 10, 2017
The FDA’s ophthalmology-related news in November included device, drug and feasibility study approvals. Here are the four most-read FDA news stories published on…
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Effect of 4-Month Intermittent Atropine Penalization in Amblyopic Children for Whom Patch Therapy Had Failed

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, November/December 2017, Volume 54 Issue 6
To evaluate the effect of 4-month intermittent atropine penalization in children with amblyopia for whom patch therapy…
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Cataract and Refractive 360 – Fundamentals, Techniques, and Technology: Volume 2, Number 1

This activity is supported by educational grants from Abbott Medical Optics, Inc.; Alcon Laboratories, Inc.; and Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc.

Successful cataract surgery involves a multifactorial process that relies on numerous interconnected assessment…
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