Latest Stargardt disease Stories

2011-06-22 01:00:00

OXFORD, England, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - RetinoStat(R) Progress in Phase I Study in Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration Oxford BioMedica plc ("Oxford BioMedica" or "the Company") (LSE: OXB), a leading gene therapy company, today announces that the first dose level of RetinoStat(R) is safe and well-tolerated at one month following treatment. RetinoStat(R) is a novel gene-based treatment for neovascular "wet" age-related macular degeneration (AMD), designed and...

2011-06-17 12:40:00

The first two patients with common but incurable diseases of the eye that can lead to blindness have been enrolled early in a two phase groundbreaking clinical trial of therapy that researchers are hoping will heal the damage caused by the conditions.

2011-05-18 14:21:34

Slowing down the aggregation or “clumping” of vitamin A in the eye may help prevent vision loss caused by macular degeneration.

2011-05-05 07:30:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Cell Technology, Inc.

2011-04-26 07:30:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Cell Technology ("ACT"; OTCBB:ACTC), a leader in the regenerative medicine space, announced today that its chief scientific officer, Robert Lanza, M.D., will be delivering a keynote lecture at the 3rd International Collaborative Symposium on Stem Cell Research, April 29-30, in Seoul, South Korea.

2011-04-20 08:30:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Cell Technology, Inc.

2011-03-10 07:30:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Cell Technology, Inc.

2010-11-22 09:05:00

A Massachusetts-based company has been given Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval to conduct a trial in which embryonic stem cells will be used to treat individuals suffering from an eye condition that can lead to blindness.

2010-02-24 14:36:45

Findings could affect future treatments for macular degeneration, stargardt disease & other forms of retinal disease

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