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VIDEO: Aura hopes to bring first ocular melanoma treatment to fruition

November 17, 2017

NEW ORLEANS ― At the Ophthalmology Innovation Summit here, Elisabet de los Pinos, PhD, CEO of Aura Biosciences, discusses the work the company is doing to bring its treatment for ocular melanoma using viral nanoparticle conjugates to the U.S.

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Light-activated viral nanoparticle for treatment of choroidal melanoma meets early study endpoints

November 12, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — Choroidal melanoma has a high unmet medical need, according to Carol L. Shields, MD, and results of an early-stage study of a light-activated viral…
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Uveal melanoma prognoses vary depending on genomic subset

October 25, 2017
Four molecularly distinct subtypes of uveal melanomas have been identified, two with poorer prognosis and two with better prognosis, according to a study. In a…
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Ophthalmic diffuse large B-cell lymphoma survival affected by different factors

September 18, 2017
Several factors, including increased age and location, can influence overall survival rates in patients with ophthalmic diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, according to a…
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Quantitative Choriocapillaris Perfusion Before and After Vitrectomy in Idiopathic Epiretinal Membrane by Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, November 2017, Volume 48 Issue 11
To compare choriocapillaris perfusion of the fovea between patients with idiopathic epiretinal membrane (iERM) and…
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Early Treatment of Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema: Optimal Use of Anti-VEGF Therapy for Vision Preservation and Restoration

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

Diabetic retinopathy (DR) and diabetic macular edema (DME) are 2 of the most common causes of blindness among…
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American Academy of Ophthalmology Meeting

American Academy of Ophthalmology Meeting

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VIDEO: Effective therapies needed for uveal melanoma

March 30, 2017
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