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2014-09-11 16:27:14

DUBLIN, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 AMD is defined as the deterioration of the eye's macula. The macula is a small area in the retina that is responsible for central vision. The exact etiology of AMD is unknown. There are two types of macular degeneration: wet and dry. Wet AMD occurs when tiny...

2014-09-10 20:24:50

LONDON, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Macular Degeneration (AMD) and Other Retinal Diseases: World Drug Market 2014-2024https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2006103/Macular-Degeneration-AMD-and-Other-Retinal-Diseases-World-Drug-Market-2014-2024.html Report DetailsAnalysis of revenues and R&D prospects for those eye drugs - you explore potentialsWhat's the future for treating disorders of the retina? Visiongain's updated...

2014-09-03 23:04:34

Collaboration benefits professional users by bringing together legendary Matrox graphics board design expertise and outstanding AMD GPU performance. MONTREAL (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 Matrox® Graphics Inc. today announced that its next line of multi-display graphics cards will be based on AMD™ (NYSE: AMD) GPUs and their corresponding professional grade display drivers. Leveraging over 35 years of experience in board design and manufacturing, Matrox will expand and complement its...

2014-08-14 12:27:38

Over Three-Quarters of Physicians View Ophthotech's Fovista as an Emerging Therapy with High Potential Value for Wet AMD, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that physician-reported patient shares for Regeneron's Eylea, as well as the other major anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) agents Genentech/Roche's Avastin and Genentech/Roche's Lucentis, have now stabilized among wet age-related...

2014-07-28 08:27:34

Surpasses Rival Offerings with Support for 25x More Games, Extends Experience to Include Seamless Uploading, Sharing and Community MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raptr, a leading online service for PC gamers, today introduced a major update that elevates gameplay video capture to a new level. Foremost among the advancements is the ability to record or stream gameplay video with virtually no degradation of system performance thanks to hardware encoding support...

2014-07-09 23:07:16

Global Graphics Add-in Board Market 2014-2018, a new research report added to Sandlerresearch.org store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Vendors such as AMD and Nvidia have already invested a considerable amount of time and money in R&D to expand their product portfolio, provide better functionality, and meet end-user requirements. The increase in R&D investments has enabled vendors to capture a significant market share and gain a competitive edge over other market vendors....

2014-07-09 08:28:58

First clinical trial of integrated approach underlines need for inclusion of behavior activation therapy in low vision rehabilitation SAN FRANCISCO, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The first clinical trial to examine integrated low vision and mental health treatment has shown that the approach can reduce the incidence of depression by half among people with low vision due to age-related macular degeneration (AMD). The results of the study were published online today in Ophthalmology,...

2014-07-01 23:01:42

Diopsys® NOVA-ERG provides a way to discriminate between AMD and healthy eyes. Pine Brook, NJ (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 In a controlled clinical study, a team of researchers from New York Eye and Ear Infirmary concluded that test data from the Diopsys® NOVA-ERG vision test provides a way to discriminate both dry and wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) eyes from healthy eyes. The study results published in a poster titled 'Steady State Pattern Electroretinography (ssPERG)...

2014-06-19 08:28:14

SOPHIA ANTIPOLIS, France, and SAN DIEGO, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nicox S.A. (NYSE Euronext Paris: COX), the international ophthalmic company, and Sequenom, Inc. (NASDAQ:SQNM), a life sciences company providing innovative genetic analysis solutions, today announced that Nicox's subsidiary, Nicox Inc. is launching expanded access to Sequenom Laboratories' RetnaGene(TM) portfolio of laboratory-developed genetic tests in the United States (U.S.). The RetnaGene portfolio includes...

2014-06-12 23:09:39

Ophthalmologist Michael Tracy, MD of Carlsbad Eye Care describes new findings on potential eye dangers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 A recent study by the American Academy of Ophthalmology has found a link between age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and medications for managing high blood pressure. According to the study, vasodilators are associated with a nearly 75% greater risk of developing AMD or other vision-threatening diseases. Carlsbad ophthalmologist Dr. Michael Tracy...


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