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VANCOUVER, June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - QLT Inc.
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However, Off-Label Use of Avastin Will Take Market Share Away from Lucentis from 2012 to 2017, According to a New Report from Decision Resources WALTHAM, Mass., March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that robust annual 17 percent growth in the age-related macular degeneration (AMD) market through 2012 will be driven primarily by expanding use of Genentech/Novartis Ophthalmics'...
Mean visual acuity letter scores increased similarly in all treatment groups VANCOUVER, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - QLT Inc.
DR McGONAGLE'S put-down of NICE (Letters, August 28) as the "National Institute of Complete Embarrassment" does a disservice. NICE has produced final guidance for the drug Lucentis, now accepted for use throughout the UK.
WASHINGTON - What does a company do when there's anecdotal evidence that two of its drugs are equally effective in treating a leading cause of blindness in the elderly, one costing $60 per treatment and the other $2,000? In the case of Genentech Inc., nothing.
What does a company do when there's anecdotal evidence that two of its drugs are equally effective in treating a leading cause of blindness in the elderly, one costing patients $60 per treatment and the other $2,000?
The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence has recommended Novartis's Lucentis as a cost-effective therapy for all eligible patients with wet age-related macular degeneration.
THOUSANDS of people all over the country will be able to receive sightsaving drugs thanks to a campaign spearheaded by three Warwickshire patients. The drug Lucentis will now be available on the NHS to anyone with 'wet' macular degeneration - an eye disease which sends sufferers blind.
By Paul Greaves A war veteran who fought a campaign to get a sight-saving drug on the NHS says he feels "vindicated" it will now be made freely available across the country.
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