Michelle Dalton

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Year-2 Protocol T data paints different scenario from year-1

April 12, 2017

The Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network’s (DRCR.net) Protocol T-the first head-to-head-to-head comparison among aflibercept (Eylea, Renegeron Pharmaceuticals), ranibizumab (Lucentis, Genentech), and bevacizumab (Avastin, Genentech)-found in its first-year results that all three agents improved vision and reduced edema effectively.

DAVE study found little benefit of anti-VEGF/PRP for DME

April 12, 2017

The scientific community knows that vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) causes increased, vascular permeability, resulting in diabetic macular edema (DME) in the ischemic retina, but how to stop the VEGF drive remains the challenge.