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2011-08-17 10:08:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Many Americans suffer from diabetes and hypertension and, according to a study by researchers at the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center, these individuals may have an increased risk of developing open-angle glaucoma (OAG). Joshua D.

2011-08-11 06:43:10

By studying a mouse model, researchers have obtained new insights about glaucoma, the second most common cause of blindness in the United States.

2011-05-10 14:11:17

Elevated pressure inside the eye, cornea thinning, and visual field loss are all markers that glaucoma may progress.

2011-05-10 08:04:44

Elevated pressure inside the eye, cornea thinning, and visual field loss are all markers that glaucoma may progress, a new study says.

2011-05-02 19:12:38

Jackson Laboratory researchers and their collaborators have reported their discovery of a gene implicated in an acute and severe form of glaucoma known as angle-closure glaucoma (ACG).

2011-04-04 22:28:51

It's generally known that African Americans have the highest risk for glaucoma (about 12 percent) among racial groups in the United States.

2011-03-24 20:54:24

A Jackson Laboratory research team, working in collaboration with researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston, show that RNA granules--key players in messenger RNA (mRNA) processing--can affect eye development, leading to juvenile cataracts in humans and mice.

2011-03-07 05:00:00

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc, a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of medical innovations in ophthalmology, today announced the closing of a $30 million Series B financing.

2011-02-21 08:13:07

Glaucoma – the second leading cause of blindness in the world – is now thought to run in families.

2011-02-18 12:24:25

Glaucoma – a leading cause of vision loss and blindness worldwide – runs in families.


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