Monthly Archives: September 2020

Tired of Eye Drops?

Long term non surgical glaucoma treatment is on the horizon. Sustained released medications have long improved patient compliance by delivering medication slowly. Research on micro practical injections of Dorzolamide may allow twice yearly glaucoma treatment. Research for Johns Hopkins in Baltimore has shown long term success in treating rabbit glaucoma. (Mol Pharm. 2016 Sep 6;13(9);2987-95…. Read More


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Revolutionary Approach to Treating Genetic Disease

This month, therapy for human genetic disease entered a new era. In Dravet syndrome, a defective gene causes insufficient production of a needed protein product, leading to seizures by age one year and high risk of sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP). Treatments to control these seizures have limited success; Dravet syndrome became the first disease for… Read More