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Study Identifies Potential Type 2 Diabetes plus Dry Eye Biomarkers

July 05, 2020

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New research shows patients with both conditions have greater levels of particular cytokines and metabolic proteins.

Expanding Sepofarsen Understanding in LCA10

June 23, 2020

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After promising early findings for the investigative therapy in a rare form of blindness, investigators turn to the next phase.

Glycemic Control Not Always Enough to Prevent Vision Loss in Diabetics

June 20, 2020

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New research from ARVO 2020 suggests patients with diabetic eye disease can still experiences losses in visual acuity, even with glycemic control.

Impact of Hereditary Retinitis Pigmentosa on Activity, Quality of Life

June 20, 2020

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A survey of 19 patients with hereditary retinitis pigmentosa details the impact of the disease on the quality of life and daily activity of patients and caregivers.

Patient Anxiety Linked to Pain from Anti-VEGF Injections

June 17, 2020

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Gauging patient wellbeing prior to intravitreal injections may help inform clinicians as to who may fare worse with the treatment.

Sepofarsen Benefits Genetic Form of Blindness in Early Trials

June 16, 2020

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A breakdown of a new 12-month, phase 1b/2 assessment of the RNA therapy in patients with LCA10.

Few RVO Patients Prescribed Anti-VEGF after Macular Edema Diagnosis

June 16, 2020

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A new assessment shows about 60% of treatment-naive patients are not prescribed the most common drug class within 1 year of secondary edema.

Visual Impairment, Dementia Are Detrimental to Independence of Older Adults

May 14, 2020

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New research suggests the presence of either condition can wreak havoc on an older adult's ability for movement, self-care, and household activities.

New AI Model Could Aid in Diagnosis of Age-Related Macular Degeneration

May 13, 2020

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A new AI model from the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai boasts 99.2% accuracy for diagnosing intermediate or late AMD.

Vitamin D and Homotaurine Show Potential Benefit for Macular Degeneration

May 10, 2020

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Discussing the results of a study examining impact of vitamin D and homotaurine supplementation on early to intermediate age-related macular degeneration.

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