Age-related macular degeneration 2

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Age-related macular degeneration 2

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The terms "Age-related macular degeneration 2" returned 27 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Safety and efficacy of conbercept in neovascular age-related macular degeneration: results from a 12-month randomized phase 2 study: AURORA study.
 

Author(s): Xiaoxin Li, Gezhi Xu, Yusheng Wang, Xun Xu, Xiaoling Liu, Shibo Tang, Feng Zhang, Junjun Zhang, Luosheng Tang, Quan Wu, Delun Luo, Xiao Ke,

Journal: Ophthalmology. 2014 Sep;121(9):1740-7.

 

To assess the safety and efficacy of multiple injections of 0.5 and 2.0 mg conbercept using variable dosing regimens in patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration (AMD).

Last Updated: 25 Aug 2014

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Increase in peripheral blood mononuclear cell Toll-like receptor 2/3 expression and reactivity to their ligands in a cohort of patients with wet age-related macular degeneration.
 

Author(s): Yi Zhu, Liang Liang, Dan Qian, Hongsong Yu, Peizeng Yang, Bo Lei, Hui Peng

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To investigate Toll-like receptor (TLR) expression and reactivity in patients with the wet form age-related macular degeneration (AMD).

Last Updated: 15 Aug 2013

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Re: "the association between complement component 2/complement factor B polymorphisms and age-related macular degeneration: a huge review and meta-analysis".
 

Author(s): Sandra Tillmann, Andreas Grasskamp, Matthias Wulf, Lena-Sophie Martis, Martina Domani, Philipp G Sand

Journal: Am. J. Epidemiol.. 2013 Oct;178(8):1347.

 

Last Updated: 9 Oct 2013

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The terms "Age-related macular degeneration 2" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The association between complement component 2/complement factor B polymorphisms and age-related macular degeneration: a HuGE review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Ammarin Thakkinstian, Mark McEvoy, Usha Chakravarthy, Subhabrata Chakrabarti, Gareth J McKay, Euijung Ryu, Giuliana Silvestri, Inderjeet Kaur, Peter Francis, Takeshi Iwata, Masakazu Akahori, Astrid Arning, Albert O Edwards, Johanna M Seddon, John Attia

Journal: Am. J. Epidemiol.. 2012 Sep;176(5):361-72.

 

The authors performed a systematic review of the association of complement component 2(C2)/complement factor B (CFB) gene polymorphisms with age-related macular degeneration (AMD). In total, data from 19 studies published between 2006 and 2011 were pooled for 4 polymorphisms: rs9332739 ...

Last Updated: 29 Aug 2012

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Safety and Tolerability of Ranibizumab in Mono/Bilateral w-AMD Patients in Eyes With BCVA<2/10 and/or 2nd Affected Eye
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Wet Age Related Macular Degeneration

 

Last Updated: 28 May 2014

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Last Updated: 25 Aug 2014

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