Pfizer, UCL form AMD collaboration

June 2009
Ophthalmology Times;6/15/2009, Vol. 34 Issue 12, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the license agreement between Pfizer Inc.'s Regenerative Medicine and the University College London (UCL) in developing cell-based therapies for wet and dry age-related macular degeneration. According to Pfizer Chief Regenerative Medicine Ruth McKernan, the agreement signifies its reliance to UCL as an expert in stem cell ophthalmology. She added that the collaboration will increase their understanding about stem cell therapy which will advance technology development.


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