New Brunswick government reimburses Lucentis* for residents suffering from leading cause of age-related vision loss

Wet AMD patients now have access to first medication to improve vision and restore quality of life DORVAL, QC, Nov. 16 /CNW Telbec/ - New Brunswickers with wet age-related macular degeneration … [Read more...]

VEGF Trap-Eye: New Data Confirm Successes in the Treatment of Age-related Macular Degeneration

Berlin, Germany, September 28, 2008 – VEGF Trap-Eye can achieve durable improvements in visual acuity and in biologic measurement parameters in the formation of new blood vessels in the treatment of … [Read more...]

Antioxidants Prevent Blindness in Aging Population

Macular degeneration is a degenerative eye disease that attacks the macula, that part of the retina responsible for sharp, central vision. Researchers at Brigham Young and Weill Medical College of … [Read more...]

Telescope embedded in spectacle lens promises to make driving easier for visually impaired

Glasses embedded with a telescope promise to make it easier for people with impaired vision to drive and do other activities requiring sharper distance vision. Schepens Eye Research Institute … [Read more...]

Microscopic Needles Could Revolutionize Eye Treatment

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University in America will present this research, entitled "Microneedles for Ocular Drug Delivery," to international experts at the … [Read more...]