Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

Healio brings you the highlights from Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from ARVO, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
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VIDEO: Subthreshold laser shows favorable foveal remodeling after macular hole closure

May 13, 2019
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting, Boris Stanzel, MD, discusses a…
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Reflex tears may provide biomarker for Parkinson’s disease

May 10, 2019
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Researchers saw changes in oligomeric alpha-synuclein in both basal and reflex tears in patients with…
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VIDEO: Luxturna shows long-term vision improvement

May 10, 2019
VANCOUVER — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting, Bart Leroy, MD, PhD, discusses retrospective reviews of…
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VIDEO: Check OCT, biomarkers for DRIL before vitrectomy

May 9, 2019
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Matias Iglicki, MD, discusses results of a recent study regarding disorganization of the retinal inner layers…
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VIDEO: Central foveal thickness reduced with Iluvien implant

May 8, 2019
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting, Maged Habib, MSc, FRCS(Ed)
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Retinal changes may reflect dementia progression

May 8, 2019
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Results of a cross-sectional prospective study showed that several retinal changes were associated with both…
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Virtual reality-like rehab system helps patients use Argus II

May 2, 2019
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — A computer-assisted rehabilitation environment was shown to be a feasible system for training patients to…
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Deep learning system may detect HbA1c levels from retinal photographs

May 2, 2019
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Using good-quality macular-centered fundus photographs and serum samples, a newly designed deep learning system…
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Study shows MicroPulse laser controls IOP after keratoplasty

May 1, 2019
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Use of MicroPulse transscleral cyclophotocoagulation in patients after keratoplasty resulted in IOP control and…
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Phase 2a study shows improved vision with stem cell therapy for retinitis pigmentosa

May 1, 2019
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Human retinal progenitor cell therapy from ReNeuron Group is showing positive preliminary results in the…