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Scientists Uncover Role of Alzheimer's-linked APOE Gene in Glaucoma Protection
Scientists Uncover Role of Alzheimer's-linked APOE Gene in Glaucoma Protection Aug 17, 2022 A genetic variant known as APOE4, which has been linked to Alzheimer's disease, is now known to play a role in glaucoma prevention.
Researchers Reveal Neural Mechanism of Light-promoted Early Brain Development of Mammals
Researchers Reveal Neural Mechanism of Light-promoted Early Brain Development of Mammals Aug 16, 2022 Infant brain development is greatly influenced by sensory inputs from the environment, including visual, auditory, and somatosensory stimuli.

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Opthea Announces Financing Deals for New Drug Candidate in Wet AMD
Opthea Announces Financing Deals for New Drug Candidate in Wet AMD Aug 16, 2022 Opthea announced two financing deals to advance OPT-302, a drug candidate for wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
ProQR to Focus Exclusively on Axiomer RNA-editing Technology
ProQR to Focus Exclusively on Axiomer RNA-editing Technology Aug 12, 2022 Following comments from the European Medicines Agency (EMA) about sepofarsen, ProQR Therapeutics released an update on its ophthalmology activities an

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New Technologies for Outcome Measures in Retinal Disease
New Technologies for Outcome Measures in Retinal Disease Aug 18, 2022 Detecting retinal diseases is challenging, and many conditions can go undiagnosed. Now, new imaging technology has been developed that could lead to a
The Effectiveness & Functionality of the New Generation Lasers in Retina
The Effectiveness & Functionality of the New Generation Lasers in Retina Aug 17, 2022 In principle, a laser is a very strongly concentrated source of light that, depending on physical properties, triggers a certain effect when it hits t

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The Abilities of Laser Endoscope
The Abilities of Laser Endoscope Aug 18, 2022 Optimal visualization of the posterior segment is essential in all forms of retinal and vitreous surgical procedures.
Drug Toxicity to the Retina and Optic Nerve
Drug Toxicity to the Retina and Optic Nerve Aug 17, 2022 Several systemic drugs, including hydroxychloroquine, ethambutol, pen­tosan, thioridazine, and various cancer drugs, are known to cause toxicity to the posterior segment of the eye. Keeping them in mind can help preserve a patient’s vision.
Evolution and Revolution in Corneal Transplant Surgery
Evolution and Revolution in Corneal Transplant Surgery Aug 15, 2022 Corneal blindness is responsible for approximately 10% of blindness cases worldwide. More importantly, in most developing countries, corneal diseases represent the second leading cause of blindness.
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