Drug delivery devices have potential to define retina practice

Bechtel, Bryan
June 2010
Ocular Surgery News;6/25/2010, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p40
Academic Journal
The article highlights the developments in drug delivery devices that have the potential to reshape the treatment of retinal diseases, presented at the Retina Innovation Symposium held in Newport Beach, California. One company that is exploring drug delivery systems is French biotechnology firm Novagali Pharma with its study of Cortiject, a dexamethasone prodrug. Neurotech is also undergoing the study of its NT-501 encapsulated cell technology in retinitis pigmentosa patients.


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