Soliris: A Treatment for Dry Macular Degeneration?

Soliris may prove to be a new treatment for dry macular degeneration. Originally used to treat a rare blood disorder, Soliris is the latest drug being tested as a treatment for dry macular … [Read more...]

VEGF and Dry Macular Degeneration

Scientests have been able to produce a condition similar to the end stage of dry macular degeneration.  Using genetically engineered mice that contain a retinal pigment epithelium, they showed these … [Read more...]

Similar Impact on Quality of Life from Wet and Dry Macular Degeneration

While there are many clinical differences between wet macular degeneration and dry macular degeneration, both eye diseases have been shown to have similar impacts on patients quality of life.  … [Read more...]

Egg Yolks May Reduce Risk of Macular Degeneration

Consumption of regular egg yolk may reduce the risk associated with eye disease dry macular degeneration.  According to a report published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, the risk of … [Read more...]

Eye Drops for Dry Macular Degeneration?

A topical eye drop treatment for dry macular degeneration may be one step closer to reality after MacuCLEAR's drug MC-1101 and Mystic Pharmaceuticals VersiDoser phase 1b clinical trial showed … [Read more...]