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Phase 2b study results of AR-15512 for the treatment of dry eye

Phase 2b study results of AR-15512 for the treatment of dry eye

November 29th 2021, 8:27am

AAO

At AAO 2021, Aerie Pharmaceuticals presented the results of their phase 2b clinical trial of AR-15512, a TRPM8 antagonist, for the treatment of dry eye.

Verana Health's new quality measures dashboard unveiled at AAO 2021

Verana Health's new quality measures dashboard unveiled at AAO 2021

November 23rd 2021, 8:50am

AAO

Verana Health showcases the VeraQ quality measures dashboard for the IRIS registry report at AAO 2021.

Addressing gaps in vision care with a wearable diagnostic platform

Addressing gaps in vision care with a wearable diagnostic platform

November 19th 2021, 8:47am

AAO

Dr Mohamed Abou Shousha discusses Heru’s wearable AI-powered diagnostic devices at AAO 2021.

Review of findings presented at the American Academy of Ophthalmology annual meeting

Review of findings presented at the American Academy of Ophthalmology annual meeting

November 16th 2021, 9:46am

AAO

A brief overview of the plethora of findings presented at the 2021 American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting held November 12-15 in New Orleans, LA.

Drug delivery to retina via port delivery system is efficient for patients with wet AMD

Drug delivery to retina via port delivery system is efficient for patients with wet AMD

November 15th 2021, 5:15pm

AAO

In a poster presented at the American Academy of Ophthalmology 2021 annual meeting in New Orleans, Dr Mark Wieland noted that the port delivery system with ranibizumab provides drug delivery over an extended period.

Universal face masking reduces endophthalmitis incidence during anti-VEGF injections

Universal face masking reduces endophthalmitis incidence during anti-VEGF injections

November 14th 2021, 8:25pm

AAO

Dr Sunir J. Garg speaks on the influence of COVID-19 universal face masking on the risk of endophthalmitis following intravitreal anti-VEGF injections.

DMO: Study finds faricimab provides sustained retinal stability

DMO: Study finds faricimab provides sustained retinal stability

November 14th 2021, 7:45pm

AAO

During a presentation at the American Academy of Ophthalmology 2021 annual meeting in New Orleans, Dr Veeral Sheth presented research that found faricimab, a bispecific monoclonal antibody, provided sustained retinal stability in patients with diabetic macular oedema (DMO) compared with other retinal treatments.

Plasma metabolomic profiles could predict AMD progression

Plasma metabolomic profiles could predict AMD progression

November 14th 2021, 5:10pm

AAO

Speaking at the American Academy of Ophthalmology 2021 annual meeting in New Orleans, Dr Ines Lains explained that the mechanisms of AMD progression currently remain poorly understood and the tools to predict and halt progression are limited.

Presbyopia-correcting drops provide hope for frustrated patients

Presbyopia-correcting drops provide hope for frustrated patients

November 14th 2021, 3:11pm

AAO

Dr Cathleen McCabe describes how VUITY, the first and only FDA-approved eye drop to treat age-related blurry near vision, provides opportunities for patients looking for spectacle independence.

Central subfield thickness changes linked to worse visual outcomes in DMO

Central subfield thickness changes linked to worse visual outcomes in DMO

November 13th 2021, 8:00pm

AAO

Dr Ajay Kuriyan discusses his poster at AAO, "Fluctuations in central subfield thickness associated with worse visual outcomes in patients with diabetic macular oedema in clinical trial setting."