Therapeutics

Understanding the biological causes and cell types that lead to one of the leading causes of irreversible blindness worldwide could benefit treatment in patients

Presented at ARVO 2022, research from Mass Eye and Ear hopes to open a new avenue for therapies that are for helping treat patients that develop primary open angle glaucoma.

Dry eye disease associated with Sjögren’s syndrome: Cost of treatment a factor

In a paper, investigators identified strategies used by patients to reduce the cost of therapy and its impact on adherence to treatment Patients may be reluctant to disclose challenges regarding adherence to dry eye disease therapy, as well as fears of worsening quality of life.

RNA-Seq analysis identifies cell subtypes to use as models for corneal wound healing

At ARVO 2022 in Denver, Colorado, Timothy Blenkinsop, MD, presented “3D Eye Organoids with Distinct Cornea.” His presentation outlined how these organoids have developed sophisticated cornea structures.

New advancements in IOL technology is exciting for presbyopia treatment

May 11, 2022

Catching up after ASCRS 2022, Ora's Caitlin Black, senior director and therapeutic area head of medical devices, talks about the next generation of ophthalmic device therapies and diagnostics, clinical trial updates and new innovations that are most exciting for presbyopia treatment.

Updates from Bausch and Lomb: US launch of FDA approved treatment for uveitis, new IOL toric calculator

April 26, 2022

Chuck Hess, vice president and general manager, Bausch and Lomb, discusses XIPERE™, the first and only therapy available in the United States that utilizes the suprachoroidal space to treat patients suffering from macular edema associated with uveitis, and other new things rolled out recently from the company.