| Subcribe via RSS

Eye specialists call for NHS to use Avastin – BBC News

November 21st, 2014 | Comments Off

BBC News

Eye specialists call for NHS to use AvastinBBC NewsAvastin has been found in clinical trials to be safe and effective for patients with wet [...]

Original post by macular degeneration – Google News

(click on the author link above to see full post)

HIV drug can block macular degeneration among older people – Zee News

November 21st, 2014 | Comments Off

Zee News

HIV drug can block macular degeneration among older peopleZee NewsNew Delhi: In a key discovery, researchers have shown that an anti-HIV drug can help [...]

Original post by macular degeneration – Google News

(click on the author link above to see full post)

NHS 'should use cancer drug for eyes'

November 21st, 2014 | Comments Off

A drug that prevents elderly people losing their sight should be routinely available on the NHS, says the Royal College of Ophthalmologists.

Original post by macular degeneration – Google News

(click on the author link above to see full post)

NHS ‘should use cancer drug for eyes’

November 21st, 2014 | Comments Off

A drug that prevents elderly people losing their sight should be routinely available on the NHS, says the Royal College of Ophthalmologists Avastin has been [...]

Original post by BBC News

(click on the author link above to see full post)

Remarks by the President at National Medals of Science and National…

November 20th, 2014 | Comments Off

If you’ve ever been in a situation where you’re a little self-conscious because you feel like maybe everybody in the room is a little smarter [...]

Original post by The White House

(click on the author link above to see full post)

HIV drugs show promise in treating common eye disease – Yahoo News

November 20th, 2014 | Comments Off

Medical Xpress

HIV drugs show promise in treating common eye diseaseYahoo NewsHIV drugs called nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs), including AZT and three others, blocked age-related [...]

Original post by macular degeneration – Google News

(click on the author link above to see full post)

RetroSense Therapeutics Receives Second ‘Top Project to Watch’ Nomination

November 20th, 2014 | Comments Off

RetroSense Therapeutics LLC announced today that it has been identified and selected by Therapeutic Area Partnerships as a “Top Project to Watch: Most Licensable Products” [...]

Original post by Information Technology

(click on the author link above to see full post)

[Report] Nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors possess intrinsic anti-inflammatory activity

November 20th, 2014 | Comments Off

Nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors are mainstay therapeutics for HIV that block retrovirus replication. Alu -derived RNAs activate P2X7 and the NLRP3 inflammasome to cause cell [...]

Original post by Science

(click on the author link above to see full post)

Study finds HIV drugs could help stop vision loss

November 20th, 2014 | Comments Off

Research conducted on mice shows that a widely-used class of antiretroviral drugs (NRTI) used against HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, are also effective against [...]

Original post by macular degeneration – Google News

(click on the author link above to see full post)

HIV drugs show promise in treating common eye disease – WTAQ

November 20th, 2014 | Comments Off

Medical Xpress

HIV drugs show promise in treating common eye diseaseWTAQHIV drugs called nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs), including AZT and three others, blocked age-related macular [...]

Original post by macular degeneration – Google News

(click on the author link above to see full post)