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Results unveiled from phase 2/3 gene therapy study for XLRP

While Biogen’s XIRIUS study did not meet its primary endpoint of demonstrating a statistically significant improvement in treated eyes, positive trends were observed across several clinically relevant prespecified secondary endpoints.

Shedding light on ocular findings in COVID-19 patients

According to investigators, understanding the ocular manifestations in patients with COVID-19 could ultimately help with the diagnosis and prevent transmission.

Minimally invasive retinal reattachment procedure leads to enhanced photoreceptor integrity

A study led by investigators at St. Michael's Hospital of Unity Health Toronto supports pneumatic retinopexy as a primary retinal reattachment technique to achieve better long-term integrity of photoreceptors.

HHS to enforce prohibition of sex discrimination on basis of sexual orientation, gender identity

May 11, 2021

In an announcement that could impact ophthalmologists, the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights revealed this week that it will enforce a prohibition of discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.