TITLE

Harvard, Merck partner on AMD therapies

PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Ophthalmology Times;8/15/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 16, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the license deal between Harvard Medical School and Merck & Co. Inc. to formulate potential therapies for macular degeneration in the United States. Harvard would provide Merck with licenses to specific molecules that may retard the production of lipofuscins, a risk factor of age-related macular degeneration and Stargardt's disease.
ACCESSION #
22006223

 

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