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2012-10-21 04:02:25

Ophthalmology Industry to See Eye-Watering DME Growth with global DME market forecast to reach $985m in 2018 whereas Global Ophthalmology Drugs and Devices Market is Expected to Reach $52.4 Billion by 2017. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 21, 2012 In 2011, the global ophthalmology therapeutics market was estimated to be around $10 billion, growing at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 7.2% between 2004 and 2011. The glaucoma market was the largest segment followed by Wet-AMD. These...

Researchers Find Easier Way To Perform Macular Degeneration Eye Test
2012-10-08 12:33:58

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a condition that generally occurs in people over the age of 50, but also occurs in higher numbers of people who smoke, who are white, and people who have a family history of the often debilitating condition. And for those who had gone through AMD testing, they had generally had to sit in a darkened room for 20 minutes before testing had begun. But now, researchers from Australia´s...

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