Latest Iridocyclitis Stories

2011-01-10 15:40:30

An implant that releases the medication dexamethasone within the eye appears safe and effective for the treatment of some types of uveitis (swelling and inflammation in the eye's middle layer).

2009-03-16 08:30:00

Application Includes Data from a Comparative Trial in Anterior Uveitis TAMPA, Fla., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirion Therapeutics, Inc. announced today that its supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) submitted to the U.S.

2009-02-24 05:00:00

New Clinical Advisory Board Established to Provide Industry Leadership and Ophthalmology Experience ZURICH, Switzerland, Feb.

2008-10-06 09:00:09

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirion Therapeutics, Inc., a privately held ophthalmic-focused biopharmaceutical company, announced today that Durezol(TM) (difluprednate ophthalmic emulsion) 0.05% is now commercially available. Durezol, which was approved by the U.S.

2008-07-15 09:00:16

EyeGate Pharma, a privately held specialty pharmaceutical company using iontophoresis technology to safely and non-invasively deliver therapeutics into the front and back of the eye to treat serious ocular diseases, today announced the initiation of patient dosing in a prospective, multi-center, randomized, double-masked U.S.

2008-06-25 09:02:11

Lux Biosciences today announced the completion of enrollment for the landmark LUMINATE (Luveniq Uveitis Multicenter Investigation of a New Approach to TrEatment) pivotal clinical trial program, which is investigating the use of LUVENIQ(TM) (voclosporin; previously designated LX211) as a corticosteroid-sparing agent for the treatment of patients with non-infectious uveitis.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.