American Academy of Ophthalmology Meeting

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Oxervate heals corneal lesions in neurotrophic keratopathy

November 26, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Oxervate was well-tolerated and effective at reducing corneal lesions among patients with neurotrophic keratopathy, according…
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Gene therapy reduces treatment burden, improves vision in wet AMD

November 25, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — RGX-314 gene therapy demonstrated meaningful reductions in anti-VEGF injections and increases in visual acuity and central…
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CLS-TA improves inflammation in anterior uveitis

November 22, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Patients with anterior uveitis treated with suprachoroidal corticosteroid triamcinolone acetonide achieved resolution of…
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VIDEO: Novel oral therapy drug safe, effective for wet AMD

November 21, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO —Twice daily dosing of oral AKST4290 over the course of 6 weeks improved visual acuity in patients with neovascular age-related…
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Prevymis may be alternative to Valcyte for CMV-associated uveitis

November 20, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Prevymis safely resolved inflammation among patients with cytomegalovirus-associated uveitis, according to a presentation at…
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Patients with AMD can successfully self-operate OCT device at home

November 19, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Patients with age-related macular degeneration could successfully self-operate an optical coherence tomography device at home…
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Neurostimulation reduces ocular pain, dryness

November 18, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO —Noninvasive internasal neurostimulation with TrueTear increased tear volume as well as reduced ocular dryness and pain intensity…
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Luminate shows potential in dry AMD

November 15, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Risuteganib showed potential for the treatment of intermediate dry age-related macular degeneration, according to study results…
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Biologics may be useful for ocular inflammation

November 14, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Only adalimumab is FDA-approved for the treatment of noninfectious intermediate and posterior uveitis and panuveitis; however…
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Test combining fundus, OCT imaging improves AMD diagnosis

November 13, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — A screening strategy combining fundus and OCT imaging improved the accuracy of age-related macular degeneration classification…

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AAO Annual Meeting 2020

November 14, 2020 - November 17, 2020

  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
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