Graybug Vision announces pipeline expansion – Tips & Results

Graybug Vision Inc. today announced a strategic update on its pipeline programs GB-102 in wet age-related macular degeneration (wet AMD), GB-401 in primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG), as well as its newly acquired assets in corneal disease (GB-501 ), inherited retinal disorders (GB-601), and geographic atrophy (GB-701). “We are very pleased to advance GB-102 into a … Read more

The bright future of TED – Tips & Results

The field of thyroid eye disease (TED) is finally starting to emerge. Traditional therapies, with their sometimes limited success, are giving way to new drugs with the potential to offer lasting benefits to patients, according to Erin Shriver, MD, clinical professor in the department of ophthalmology and visual sciences at the University of Iowa’s Carver … Read more

Glasses as a treatment in children – Tips & Results

This article was reviewed by Donny Won Suh, MD The results of the Hyperopia Treatment Study 1 (HTS1) after three years of follow-up in toddlers with moderate hyperopia treated with glasses have proved inconclusive compared to observation. There was little to moderate benefit or no benefit from instant glasses compared to observation. The rationale for … Read more

Ocuphire Sees Positive Top-Line Results for Mydriasis Treatment – Tips & Results

Ocuphire Pharma Inc. today announced positive top-line results in MIRA-3 (NCT05134974), its second pivotal Phase 3 study of Nyxol in reversal of pharmacologically induced mydriasis. Ocuphire announced positive results from its first phase 3 study, MIRA-2, in March 2021. According to the company, Nyxol is a proprietary, preservative-free, stable, investigational eye drop formulation of phentolamine … Read more

Self-induced maculopathy in a 12-year-old boy – Tips & Results

A 12-year-old male patient presented to the hospital with complaints of central scotomas in both eyes, worse in the right than the left. He and a friend had been playing with a laser pointer and, over the course of a few hours, experienced multiple bursts of laser light directed at his eyes for 20 to … Read more