Clinical outcome of 500 consecutive cases undergoing Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty
Descemet’s membrane endothelial keratoplasty provides high visual outcomes, and technique standardization has contributed to a lower graft detachment rate and a relatively low rate of secondary interventions.
Treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema with an Inhibitor of Vascular Endothelial-Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase that Activates Tie2
AKB-9778 inhibits vascular endothelial-protein tyrosine phosphatase, activates Tie2, and stabilizes retinal vessels. Systemic doses of AKB-9778 reduced diabetic macular edema and improved vision in several patients, providing a completely novel treatment approach.
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Feature - Dry AMD: Advancing the Pace of Research
A recent Institute of Medicine workshop on dry AMD focused on research and treatment needs. An overview from the presenters, plus drugs in the pipeline.
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