Angiogenesis, Exudation and Degeneration Meeting

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Smartphones can improve ocular health screening, clinical research

February 23, 2017
MIAMI — Smartphones and mobile devices enabled with retinal fundus photography accessories can help bring ophthalmology screening services to…
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'Slurry' Kenalog cost-effective, easy alternative for intraocular steroid delivery

February 22, 2017
MIAMI — A single injection of Kenalog lasts for an average of almost 8.5 months and has average or lower side effects compared with other…
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Anti-VEGF therapy may not have impact on cataract surgery outcomes in DME patients

February 21, 2017
MIAMI — Anti-VEGF therapy for the treatment of diabetic macular edema does not have a negative impact on patients who undergo cataract surgery…
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Novel protein targets tissue factor involvement in neovascular AMD

February 20, 2017
MIAMI — Best corrected visual acuity outcomes were comparable at 6 months for the combination of ICON-1, a novel protein, plus ranibizumab…
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Brolucizumab shows noninferiority to aflibercept for treatment of AMD

February 17, 2017
MIAMI — Two phase 2 studies comparing brolucizumab vs. aflibercept for the treatment of neovascular age-related macular degeneration showed…
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OCT angiography may be used to identify biomarkers of neovascular activity

February 16, 2017
MIAMI — Several biomarkers of neovascularization in age-related macular degeneration, such as secondary small vessel branching and greater…
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Patients with certain genetic variants are at greater risk for AMD progression

February 15, 2017
MIAMI — Age, phenotype characteristics and genetic variants can put patients at greater risk for progression of age-related macular…
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Diet plays important role in risk of developing AMD

February 14, 2017
MIAMI — A patient’s diet influences the risk of developing age-related macular degeneration, regardless of genetics, according to a…
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Protein targets tissue factor, angiogenesis in CNV related to AMD

February 17, 2016
MIAMI — A protein that targets tissue factor in neovascular age-related macular degeneration was well tolerated in a phase 1 study, a speaker…
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Study shows possible genetic link to persistent retinal fluid in AMD

February 16, 2016
MIAMI — Persistent retinal fluid in eyes that have been treated with anti-VEGFs for neovascular age-related macular degeneration may have a…

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Angiogenesis, Exudation and Degeneration Meeting

February 10, 2018