AMD Awareness

Stem cells for dry AMD with GA show promise in early study

August 14, 2020

Subretinal transplantation of human embryonic stem cells (hESC)-derived retinal pigment epithelial (RPE) cells in patients with AMD and geographic atrophy (GA) appears well tolerated, according to date presented during ARVO 2020.

AMD, DED most common retinal conditions in the United States

August 13, 2020

The number of patients with retinal diseases is steadily increasing in the United States, according to a retrospective study presented during ARVO 2020.

Vision-related quality of life: Impacts of advanced AMD

August 01, 2020

Why progression to advanced disease may have a more dramatic impact on patients with neovascular AMD compared with those with central geographic atrophy.