Clinical Trial Results Show Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration Patients May Need Less Frequent Treatment

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals has just announced the results from their Phase 2 trial of aflibercept. The trial aimed to compare an 8mg dose of the treatment to a 2mg dose, which…

Continue Reading Clinical Trial Results Show Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration Patients May Need Less Frequent Treatment
Study Shows Some People with Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration May Be Able to Stop Eye Injection Therapy
source: pixabay.com

Study Shows Some People with Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration May Be Able to Stop Eye Injection Therapy

  According to a recent article, a pilot study shows that around 30% of patients with wet age-related macular degeneration might have the ability to stop their eye injection therapy…

Continue Reading Study Shows Some People with Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration May Be Able to Stop Eye Injection Therapy
Georgia Retina Performs First Susvimo Implantation in State for Wet Macular Degeneration
source: pixabay.com

Georgia Retina Performs First Susvimo Implantation in State for Wet Macular Degeneration

In October 2021, the FDA approved Susvimo (ranibizumab injection) for the treatment of wet age-related macular degeneration. Now, shares WFMZ, Dr. Chin Yee from Georgia Retina has performed the first…

Continue Reading Georgia Retina Performs First Susvimo Implantation in State for Wet Macular Degeneration
Why Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration Doesn’t Have to Be a Career-Ender
source: pixabay.com

Why Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration Doesn’t Have to Be a Career-Ender

According to a recent article at EverydayHealth.com, wet age-related macular degeneration (wMD) does not have to signify the end of a patient’s career. With developing treatments and tips from specialists,…

Continue Reading Why Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration Doesn’t Have to Be a Career-Ender
Stem Cells Could Cure the Most Common Cause of Irreversible Blindness 
source: pixabay.com

Stem Cells Could Cure the Most Common Cause of Irreversible Blindness 

As reported in Medical Xpress; Fight for Sight, a charity in the UK dedicated to vision, has an exciting announcement for people with macular diseases: they have just granted funding…

Continue Reading Stem Cells Could Cure the Most Common Cause of Irreversible Blindness