Author | Amanda Warren


Free Zinc Regulation Could Be Key to Stopping AMD Development and Progression

October 02, 2018


Zinc is the second most abundant trace element in the human body after iron, and is present in high concentration in the human eye.

New Therapies Needed to Address Key Contributors to AMD Vision Loss

October 01, 2018


There is a found significant unmet need to develop treatments that limit or protect against scar formation, GA development, retinal thinning, fluid increase, and lesions, as an accompaniment to anti-VEGF therapy.

Macular Atrophy Occurs Late in AMD Progression, Study Suggests

September 26, 2018


The findings lend to investigators believe that earlier endpoints for AMD diagnosis are needed.

Study Finds New Approach to Estimating HCV Burden in At-Risk Populations

August 23, 2018


Use of this new approach suggests that HCV infection burden in New York City has been underestimated in populations considered high-risk for HCV, and that HCV transmission has increased among young adults in the city.