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Funding will support work on sustained delivery of antibiotics to the eye SALT LAKE CITY, Dec.
Don't let over-the-counter eye accessories turn Halloween into a nightmare, ophthalmologists warn SAN FRANCISCO, Oct.
Novel formulation, dosed twice daily, shows superiority to placebo (vehicle gel) in eliminating inflammation and pain following cataract surgery in Phase 3 study If approved, sub-micron
Over 22 million students will attend college or university in the U.S. this fall. Dr.
Researchers, federal health officials and industry partners to explore prevention strategies SAN FRANCISCO, Aug.
American Academy of Ophthalmology offers parents sight-saving advice for teens headed to college SAN FRANCISCO, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This fall, a record 21.7 million students
- The candidate drug, developed in Italy in the L'Aquila laboratories of the Biopharmaceutical Group, finds its origins in the research of Nobel Prize winner Rita Levi Montalcini.
Each year in the UK, bacterial infections cause around 6,000 cases of a severe eye condition known as microbial keratitis – an inflammation and ulceration of the cornea that can lead to loss of vision.
Onchocerca volvulus is a species of roundworm that is classified within the Nematoda phylum. This species causes the disease onchocerciasis, more commonly known as river blindness. The life cycle of this species is dependent upon an intermediate host, typically the black fly, and a definitive host, which is always a human. Its lifecycle begins when a black fly ingests microfilariae from a human host by consuming blood. The microfilariae that were present in the skin of the human host now...
- The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.