Stem Cells Implanted into Patient with Dry Macular Degeneration

Stem cells have become the corner stone of research into providing revolutionary treatments for dry macular degeneration.  Continuing its Phase I & Phase II clinical trials, StemCells Inc has … [Read more...]

Eylea Approved for Macular Degeneration Treatment

The FDA has granted approval to the age-related macular degeneration treatment Eylea, clearing the way to provide another form of treatment for the leading eye disease causing blindness in the … [Read more...]

Possible Lucentis Side-Effects Discovered

Researchers may have uncovered a side-effect in the macular degeneration treatment Lucentis. Lucentis is the leading treatment for wet macular degeneration.  However, researchers at the Mayo Clinic … [Read more...]

Macular Degeneration Drugs

With age-related macular degeneration recognized as the leading cause of blindness in the aging population, developing drugs to combat the eye disease has become a priority for many pharmaceutical … [Read more...]

Gene Therapy and Stem Cell Therapy for Macular Degeneration

Macular Degeneration has been identified as a leading cause of blindness and vision loss among older people.  Because of better diagnostic techniques in recent years, more and more people are being … [Read more...]