Displaying 21–30 of 243 research results
Jul 22, 2022
Apellis’ Treatment for Advanced Dry AMD to Receive Priority Review from FDA
There are currently no FDA-approved therapies for geographic atrophy (GA), the advanced form of dry AMD.
Jul 14, 2022
Endogena Launches Clinical Trial of Therapy to Activate Stem Cells in RP Patients’ Retinas
The emerging treatment is gene-agnostic.
Jun 27, 2022
Kiora to Launch Clinical Trial in Australia for Vision-Restoring Small Molecule for RP Patients
The approach bestows light sensitivity to retinal ganglion cells for people who have lost their photoreceptors
Jun 20, 2022
Rhythm Pharmaceuticals Receives FDA Approval for Drug to Control Obesity in People with Bardet-Biedl Syndrome (BBS)
The newly approved drug reduces the pathologic hunger associated with BBS
Jun 13, 2022
Over Thirty Presentations Highlighted during the 2022 Retinal Cell & Gene Therapy Innovation Summit
In its seventh year, the Retinal Cell & Gene Therapy Innovation Summit featured 34 presentations from industry experts from around the world.
May 24, 2022
Luxa Doses First Participant in Clinical Trial of RPE Stem Cells for Dry AMD Patients
The company’s RPESC-RPE cell product is composed of progenitor-stage RPE cells grown from human eyes donated to eye banks.
May 19, 2022
ProQR’s Sepofarsen Improves Vision Significantly for Girl with LCA10
However, the Phase 2/3 Illuminate trial for sepofarsen didn’t meet its endpoints at 12 months
May 17, 2022
AGTC’s XLRP Gene Therapy Performs Well in Extension of Phase 2 Clinical Trial
The three-month results support the planned launch of the company’s Phase 2/3 Vista trial
May 13, 2022
Enhanced Implantable Miniature Telescope Moving into Clinical Trial for AMD Patients
The device is designed for people with late-stage AMD who have no treatment options
May 9, 2022
Gene Knock-Out, Replacement Therapy for RP-RHO Performed Well in Lab Study
Editas is planning IND-enabling studies of the two-part treatment in preparation for a clinical trial