Displaying 1–10 of 481 for “retinitis clinical trial”
Mar 28, 2012 Science Education
Because measuring changes is not always easy, people in clinical trials often undergo a number of different tests over one or several years. It can be challenging for the patient, but is necessary to determine if a treatment is working.
May 3, 2019 Eye On the Cure Research News
A video from a clinical trial of robot-assisted surgery demonstrates the potential benefits of robot-assisted subretinal injections.
Apr 16, 2018 Eye On the Cure Research News
Regenerative Patch Technologies, a company developing stem-cell-derived treatments for people with retinal diseases, has reported encouraging results for the first five patients with advanced, dry age-related macular degeneration (AMD) participating in a Phase I/IIa clinical trial for its therapy – a patch comprised of a layer of retinal pigment epithelial (RPE) cells on a synthetic scaffold.
Aug 14, 2019 Eye On the Cure Research News
The treatment focuses on the P23H mutation in the RHO gene, which is the most prevalent variant causing adRP in the US and affects approximately 2,500 people.
Release Date: June 5, 2020 Expiration Date: May 29, 2023
This activity offers CE credit for: a. Physicians (CME) b. Optometrists (COPE)
All other clinicians will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this activity was certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
Dec 21, 2017 Eye On the Cure Research News
Some participants reported increased light sensitivity, improved color vision, better mobility, and improved reading ability.
Dec 21, 2016 Eye On the Cure Research News
Improved outcome measures will make clinical trials for degenerative retinal diseases — including age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the world’s leading cause of blindness in seniors, and inherited retinal conditions such as RP and Stargardt disease — less expensive to conduct and able to deliver more precise results.
May 10, 2021 Eye On the Cure Research News
Precise and Sensitive Outcome Measures are Essential for Getting Vision Treatments through Clinical Trials
Feb 9, 2012 Science Education
What you need to know (and what to expect) about clinical trials.
Mar 20, 2014 Eye On the Cure Research News
Dr. Henry Klassen’s progenitor-based therapy has the potential to rescue a variety of retinal cells — including rods, cones, retinal pigment epithelium and ganglion cells — and, therefore, may save vision in people with a wide range of conditions.