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First patient dosed in phase 1/2 trial of topical anti-VEGF drop from PanOptica

May 24, 2018

NASA launches Spectralis OCT2 module to International Space Station

May 23, 2018
In an effort to investigate the effects of microgravity on vision, NASA has included a Spectralis imaging platform with OCT2 module on a mission to the International…

Vitrisa Therapeutics acquires select rights to MAKO clinical trial database

May 21, 2018
Vitrisa Therapeutics has entered into an option agreement with Ohr Pharmaceutical for certain rights to the data from the MAKO study in wet age-related macular…
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BLOG: The optic nerve, the final frontier

May 17, 2018
Nothing is more humbling than the vastness of space, and nothing challenges our science more than traveling beyond our planet. The focus of our cover story in this issue…
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Case Report

Intraoperative Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography in Coats’ Disease

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, Volume 4
Online Only, July 1, 2012
The authors describe the spectral-domain optical coherence tomography findings in three patients undergoing…
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Advancing Science on Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is one of the leading causes of adult blindness and visual impairment. Because
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Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

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VIDEO: Quarterly dosing beneficial for some AMD patients

May 8, 2018
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First patient dosed in phase 1/2 trial of topical anti-VEGF drop from PanOptica

May 24, 2018
PanOptica has begun a phase 1/2 dose-ranging clinical trial of PAN-90806, a once-daily anti-VEGF topical eye drop formulation, the company announced…

NASA launches Spectralis OCT2 module to International Space Station

May 23, 2018
In an effort to investigate the effects of microgravity on vision, NASA has included a Spectralis imaging platform with OCT2 module on a mission to…

Vitrisa Therapeutics acquires select rights to MAKO clinical trial database

May 21, 2018
Vitrisa Therapeutics has entered into an option agreement with Ohr Pharmaceutical for certain rights to the data from the MAKO study in wet…

Blog

BLOG: The optic nerve, the final frontier

May 17, 2018
Nothing is more humbling than the vastness of space, and nothing challenges our science more than traveling beyond our planet. The focus of our cover…

In the JournalsPerspective

Inverted ILM flap technique closes large macular holes

May 17, 2018
An inverted internal limiting membrane flap technique for the treatment of large macular holes offered a higher incidence of type 1 closure with…

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NASA research progresses toward understanding ocular consequences of long-duration spaceflights

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2018
Although the causes of ocular functional and anatomical changes in astronauts of long-duration spaceflights remain largely unknown, recent studies by…

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Is visual field or electrophysiology a better functional assessment of vision in space?

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2018
Point Regardless of the pathophysiology of optic disc swelling present in spaceflight-associated neuro-ocular syndrome (SANS), the effect on the…

Lindstrom's Perspective

Eye research critical for future long-term NASA missions

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2018
Richard L. Lindstrom, MD
Approximately 2 years ago, Randy McDonald of the Magnum Group called me with a special request. Dorit B. Donoviel, PhD, the deputy chief scientist…

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VIDEO: Using retinotopic imaging of the central visual pathway

May 15, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Vivek Patel, MD, from USC Roski Eye Institute, discusses…

Retina World Congress selects Association & Meeting Solutions to produce 2019 meeting

May 14, 2018
Retina World Congress is pleased to announce it has selected Association & Meeting Solutions, LLC to produce its second biennial Retina World…

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VIDEO: Follow moderate diabetic retinopathy patients closely for DME progression

May 13, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Andrew A. Moshfeghi, MD, MBA, discusses a 5-year study of…

In the JournalsPerspective

Vision gains in anti-VEGF trial lost when routine care resumes

May 11, 2018
Switching patients to fixed-dosing aflibercept after as-needed treatment with ranibizumab or bevacizumab resulted in visual gain and reduction of…

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VIDEO: Quarterly dosing beneficial for some AMD patients

May 8, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, David A. Eichenbaum, MD, discusses how anti-VEGF…

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VIDEO: High rates of antibiotic resistance recorded among staphylococci, ARMOR study finds

May 7, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Penny Asbell, MD, FACS, MBA, discusses the ARMOR study, a…

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BLOG: MicroPulse stimulates cells

May 7, 2018
Laser photocoagulation has traditionally been utilized to treat a variety of retinal diseases. However, continuous wave cyclophotocoagulation works…

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VIDEO: Fluocinolone acetonide insert a promising option for noninfectious uveitis

May 5, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Eric B. Suhler, MD, MPH, discusses early pooled results…

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VIDEO: Gene editing a possible treatment for retinitis pigmentosa

May 4, 2018
HONOLULU — Hossein Ameri, MD, discusses the use of CRISPR-Cas9 RNP complex gene editing for the treatment of retinitis pigmentosa at the…

Optos launches Monaco, UWF retinal imaging device with OCT

May 4, 2018
Optos plc, part of Nikon Corp., announced the U.S. launch of Monaco, the first ultra-widefield imaging device combined with optical coherence…

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VIDEO: Dexamethasone implant delays DR progression in long-term study

May 3, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Matias Iglicki, MD, discusses the DR-Pro-DEX study, which…

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VIDEO: Patients reported more pain, inflammation with aflibercept, study finds

May 3, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Arshad Khanani, MD, discusses early results of the SOLAR…

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