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Novartis reports $2 billion quarterly income

July 20, 2017

Novartis reported a net income of $2 billion in the second quarter of 2017 compared with a net income of $1.8 billion in the second quarter of 2016.

Net sales were reported at $12.2 billion, while operating income was $2.3 billion, according to a company press release.

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Eye care providers prescribe most brand-name medications

July 19, 2017
Eye care providers prescribe more brand-name drugs than other health care specialists, according to Medicare Part D data. In a retrospective cross-sectional study…

Johnson & Johnson reports second quarter earnings

July 19, 2017
Johnson & Johnson reported net earnings of $3.8 billion, or $1.40 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2017, compared with net earnings of $3.99 billion, or…
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Corticosteroid-related adverse events increase with dose in noninfectious uveitis

July 19, 2017
A post hoc analysis of two clinical trials showed a significant dose-dependent correlation between corticosteroid treatment and adverse events in patients with…

FDA hosts public forum on reform for generics regulations, approvals

July 19, 2017
To ensure the intended balance between encouraging innovation in drug development and accelerating the availability of lower cost alternatives to innovator drugs, the…
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Comparative Study of Clinical, Ultrasonographic, Conventional Imaging, and Ultra-Wide-Field Fundus for Measurements of the Longest Basal Diameter of Choroidal Tumors

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, June 2017, Volume 48 Issue 6
To compare the maximum basal diameter of choroidal tumors measured by clinical estimation and different imaging methods…
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Updates on the Treatment of Myopic Choroidal Neovascularization: Earlier Intervention is Better

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

This educational activity is a 1-hour interactive webinar directed to the needs of retina specialists and comprehensive…
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VIDEO: SightLife Surgical begins growing endothelial cells in Seattle

June 28, 2017
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