Lynda Charters



Study finds subretinal implant for advanced dry AMD is safe, well-tolerated

In a presentation at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute’s 19th annual Angiogenesis, Exudation, and Degeneration 2022 Virtual Edition, Amir Kashani, MD, PhD, discussed results that show the implant procedure is feasible on an outpatient basis and has a good safety and efficacy profile.

SARS-CoV-2 populates ocular surfaces in COVID-19 patients in Northern Italy

Investigators suggest that SARS-CoV-2 may diffuse from the ocular surfaces to the patient’s body, and use of a conjunctival swab may be another method of diagnosing the virus.

Options give 1-2 punch to metastatic uveal melanoma

Combining RAF/MEK signaling pathway inhibitor with FAK inhibitor raises bar