Heavy silicone oil: Safe, effective for persistent full-thickness macular holesDecember 23rd 2022
Heavy silicone oil tamponade in secondary surgery for persistent full-thickness macular holes is a safe and efficient surgical method. Best-corrected visual acuity and minimum linear diameter before surgery may be indicators for anatomical success.
BRIM Biotechnology receives FDA orphan drug designation for treatment of neurotrophic keratitisDecember 8th 2022
Receiving FDA orphan drug designation allows the company to proceed with plans to advance the development of BRM424, a novel, first-in-class, potential treatment for neurotrophic keratitis.
OC-01 0.03 mg nasal spray is effective against dry eye disease regardless of menopausal statusNovember 29th 2022
According to investigators, the risk for the development of dry eye disease is greater in postmenopausal women compared with those who have not reached menopause as a result of hormonal dysregulation of the ocular secretory glands.