• VIDEO: iDose shows promising results for glaucoma in phase 2 trial

    1 month ago - By Healio

    CHICAGO - In this Healio Video Perspective from the AAO meeting, Steven R. Sarkisian, MD, discusses data from a phase 2 trial investigating the iDose sustained-release travoprost implant from Glaukos for the treatment of glaucoma.
    “What's really cool is that we finally have something that can get patients off medicine and that has some endurance and longevity, without all the topical side effects,” Sarkisian said.
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  • VIDEO: Gene therapy for X-linked retinitis pigmentosa shows positive safety, efficacy data

    VIDEO: Gene therapy for X-linked retinitis pigmentosa shows positive safety, efficacy data

    1 month ago - By Healio

    CHICAGO - In this Healio Video Perspective from Retina Subspecialty Day at the AAO meeting, Michel Michaelides, MD, discusses study results from a gene therapy trial for RPGR-associated X-linked retinitis pigmentosa.
    “We presented excellent safety and efficacy data both in terms of retinal sensitivity and, arguably more importantly, functional vision,” Michaelides said.
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