Macular Degeneration

Macular degeneration is a progressive and degenerative eye condition that is considered the leading cause of blindness. Macula is the retina’s central portion which deteriorates in time, leading to central vision loss. It can be of atrophic or exudative type and generally has no treatment. Several interventions can only slow down the progression, once diagnosed.

Previous studies of macular atrophy (MA) in HARBOR analyzed color fundus photography and fluorescein angiography image data. This study performed a …

To investigate the association between the presence of type 1 choroidal neovascularization (CNV) and the localized progression of atrophy in …

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Scientists in Sweden have innovated a method of treating blindness using embryonic stem cells to produce retinal cells. The team at Karolinska …

DUBLIN, March 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Juvenile Macular Degeneration (Stargardt Disease) Pipeline Review, H1 2020" drug pipelines has been added …

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Sudden vision loss is scary and a reason to see a physician immediately, but other vision problems can develop so slowly that you don't realize …

EyePoint Pharmaceuticals has reorganized its operations and will downsize its workforce in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, according to a press …

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