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Doctor warns: Act now to save sight

September 23rd, 2014 | Comments Off

They have teamed up with the Leicestershire sight loss charity Vista and Novartis Pharmaceuticals to raise awareness of wet age-related macular degeneration . Dr Empeslidis [...]

Original post by This Is Leicestershire

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Ophthotech Corporation Names Michael G. Atieh as Executive Vice…

September 23rd, 2014 | Comments Off

Ophthotech Corporation today announced that Michael G. Atieh has been named Executive Vice President, Chief Financial and Business Officer and Treasurer effective September 30, 2014. [...]

Original post by Business Wire

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Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc Stock Racks Up Another Win

September 23rd, 2014 | Comments Off

The duo announced Monday the most recent approval for treatment of myopic choroidal neovascularization in Japan . Last month, the EU approved Eylea to treat [...]

Original post by The Motley Fool

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West Chester Eye Doctor Talks Aging’s Effects on the Eyes and How You Can Protect Your Vision

September 23rd, 2014 | Comments Off

They also experience a greater number of eye conditions and disorders that, if left untreated, can cause serious risks to their vision. “As patients enter [...]

Original post by Sys-Con Media

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Neovacs SA Will Attend Soci??t?? G??n??rale’s “Healthcare &…

September 23rd, 2014 | Comments Off

Neovacs , a leader in active immunotherapies for the treatment of autoimmune diseases, will return to the “Healthcare & Biotechnology Conference” organized by Societe Generale [...]

Original post by BioSpace

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Avalanche Biotechnologies Appoints Industry Leader As Senior Vice…

September 23rd, 2014 | Comments Off

Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc. , a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on discovering and developing novel gene therapies to transform the lives of patients with sight-threatening ophthalmic [...]

Original post by BioSpace

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New scheme to raise sight loss awareness in UK care homes

September 23rd, 2014 | Comments Off

With ‘Sight after Sixty’ a major focus for this year’s National Eye Health Week (22nd – 28th September), the sight loss charity Thomas Pocklington Trust [...]

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Deprescribing of benefit to older patients, but it takes care

September 23rd, 2014 | Comments Off

Weaning older patients off inappropriate medications which may harm them more than help them should be a priority for all prescribing clinicians, say the authors [...]

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Research Shows Curcumin Combats Free Radicals

September 23rd, 2014 | Comments Off

Portland, Oregon — Curcumin, an active ingredient that can be found in the ancient spice turmeric, has been used by several herbal manufacturing companies in [...]

Original post by Emailwire.com

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Cell Cure Neurosciences Issues Results of OpRegen in Preclinical Animal Studies

September 23rd, 2014 | Comments Off

According to a release, these studies were conducted by Cell Cure and contract research organizations in preparation for an IND filing with the for a [...]

Original post by Hispanic Business

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