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Researchers discover rosacea treatment pathway

August 21, 2017

Researchers have identified a potential pathway through which inflammation in rosacea might be treated.

Anna Di Nardo, MD, PhD, associate professor of medicine at the University of California-San Diego, and colleagues identified a protein receptor that plays a role in activating mast cells in the skin of people with rosacea, according to a press release from the National Rosacea Society.

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VIDEO: Wet lab on DMEK a highlight at WIO symposium

August 20, 2017
SAN DIEGO ― At the Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium here, Neda Shamie, MD, discusses the DMEK wet lab she instructed.
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OPUS-3 replicates, confirms OPUS-2 results for lifitegrast

August 11, 2017
OPUS-3 showed significantly improved symptoms of eye dryness with lifitegrast, as measured by eye dryness score, versus placebo in those with dry eye disease. The…
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CXL improves corneal steepness, visual acuity

August 10, 2017
Corneal collagen cross-linking improved maximum K value and corrected and uncorrected distance visual acuity in eyes with corneal ectasia at 1 year, according to a study…
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Ocular Surface Diseases, Disorders, & DysfunctionsTM: Volume 2, Number 2

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Shire.

Maintenance of the health of the ocular surface is complex due to numerous potential challenges, including dry eye…
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VIDEO: Neurostimulator the latest tool for dry eye treatment

May 26, 2017
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TearScience introduces disposable activator for LipiFlow system

May 5, 2017
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