Navigation Links
Alimera Reports Favorable Safety and Efficacy Results From the 12-Month Interim Readout of the Human PK Iluvien(TM) Study
Date:3/12/2009

high dose. Iluvien is inserted into the patient's eye with a 25-gauge needle, which allows for a self-sealing wound. This insertion is very similar to an intravitreal injection, a procedure commonly employed by retinal specialists.

About Alimera Sciences, Inc.

Alimera Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that specializes in the research, development and commercialization of prescription ophthalmic pharmaceuticals. Presently the company is focused on diseases affecting the back of the eye, or retina. Its most advanced product candidate is Iluvien(TM), which is being developed for the treatment of diabetic macular edema, or DME. DME is a disease of the retina, which affects individuals with diabetes and can lead to severe vision loss and blindness. Under one protocol, enrollment was completed in October 2007 in two Phase 3 pivotal trials for the use of Iluvien in the treatment of DME conducted across the U.S., Canada, Europe and India, with a combined total enrollment of 956 patients.

Alimera also has entered into an exclusive worldwide agreement with Emory University to explore oxidative stress management -- specifically the reduction of reactive oxygen species (ROS) -- as a treatment strategy for ophthalmic diseases. Under this agreement, Alimera has acquired options to exclusive, worldwide licenses for two classes of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate reduced form (NADPH) oxidase inhibitors, which Alimera is studying as potential treatments for conditions such as the dry form of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), particularly the late stage of this condition known as geographic atrophy. Alimera has exercised its option to acquire a license with respect to one of these classes of NADPH oxidase inhibitors.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Alimera Sciences, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Alimera Reports Results From the Six-Month Interim Readout of the Human PK Iluvien(TM) Study
2. DSMB Again Supports Continuation of Alimera Sciences Phase 3 Clinical Trial of Iluvien(TM) for the Treatment of DME
3. Alimera Reports Results From the Three-Month Interim Readout of the Human PK Medidur(TM) FA Study
4. Terumo Heart, Inc. Reports Clinical Progress in the DuraHeart(TM) U.S. Pivotal Trial as NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center Implants First Patient
5. Isolagen, Inc. Reports Positive Top-line Results from Phase II/III Study of Isolagen Therapy(TM) to Treat Moderate to Severe Acne Scars: Study Meets All Primary Efficacy Endpoints and is Statistically Significant
6. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports Updated Phase 1/2 Data on KRX-0401 (Perifosine) in Combination with Bortezomib (+/- Dexamethasone) at the 12th International Multiple Myeloma Meeting
7. ExonHit Therapeutics Reports Advancements in the Clinical Development of EHT 0202, its Phase II Drug for Alzheimers Disease
8. Novavax Reports Positive Preclinical Results for a Novel, Broadly Cross-Protective H5N1 Pandemic Influenza Virus-like Particle (VLP) Vaccine Candidate
9. Rosetta Genomics Reports First Ever In-Vivo Efficacy Data for a Systemic MicroRNA Therapeutic for Liver Cancer
10. Video: Zometa(R) Reduces Risk of Breast Cancer Recurrence in Premenopausal Women, Study in The New England Journal of Medicine Reports
11. Pieris Reports Development Progress for Anticalin(R) PRS-050, a Next Generation VEGF Antagonist
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/30/2014)... July 30, 2014 Research and Markets has ... - Forecasts to 2019" report to their offering. ... estimated to grow at a lower CAGR in developed countries; however, ... as China , India , ... The growth of the hematology analyzers and reagents market ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... July 30, 2014 Research and Markets ... and Chinese Aseptic Packaging Industry Report 2014" report ... The Global and Chinese Aseptic Packaging ... the current state of the global Aseptic Packaging industry ... report provides a basic overview of the industry including ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... 30, 2014   Unique Pizza and Subs ... Pink: UPZS), a Delaware Corporation, is pleased to ... Larasan Pharmaceutical Corporation ("Larasan"), a nature-based pharmaceutical company that ... agreement, US-based Larasan will work with Unique to ... through Larasan,s vast distribution network throughout ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Hematology Analyzers & Reagents Market - Forecasts to 2019 2Global and Chinese Aseptic Packaging Industry Report 2014 2Unique Pizza and Subs Announces Asian Distribution Agreement with Larasan Pharmaceutical Corporation 2Unique Pizza and Subs Announces Asian Distribution Agreement with Larasan Pharmaceutical Corporation 3
... Kaiser Permanente Hawaii has received the inaugural Pharmacy ... Permanente,s achievement of a 5-star rating on the PQA ... Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Star Rating ... because it uses publicly available quality data from CMS," ...
... June 2, 2011 Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: ... Inc. has received final approval from the U.S. Food ... Application (ANDA) for Venlafaxine Hydrochloride (HCl) Extended-release (ER) Capsules, ... (base), the generic version of Wyeth,s Effexor XR® Capsules, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:PQA Recognizes Kaiser Permanente Hawaii for Excellence in Medication Safety 2
(Date:7/31/2014)... Continuing Education Company Inc ... Clinical Issues in Primary Care Continuing Medical Education ... the Wailea Beach Marriott Resort and Spa on Maui, ... developed for today's Primary Care practitioners. In 5 days ... Barbara Lyons, VP Education. , The agenda for the ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... Vail and Beaver Creek, Colo., skiers ... with “Blind Skier.” Those skiers and guides are enjoying ... Guides , a non-profit organization founded in 2001 that ... (VIPs) for snow sport opportunities. Visually impaired skiers and ... and pick up an application to participate in the ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... Responding to the call to ... to an increasingly diverse patient population, three leading ... expertise to the publication of a new textbook ... and Cultural Competence in Health Care: A Systems ... a professor in the Management Division at the ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) can be successfully treated with ... led by Memorial Sloan Kettering,s Richard J. O,Reilly, MD, ... Their review will be published in the July 30 ... . , SCID is a group of inherited disorders ... this breakdown occurs, babies no longer have the ability ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... The Restore My Blood Sugar review recently ... sugar levels can now find an amazingly successful method of ... was created by D. Chao and Andrew Forester who claim ... when it comes to normalizing blood sugar levels. Chao actually ... secret to the cure of diabetes that all patients should ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Clinical Issues in Primary Care Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference - October 13-17, 2014 in Maui, Hawaii - Agenda Released 2Health News:Clinical Issues in Primary Care Continuing Medical Education (CME) Conference - October 13-17, 2014 in Maui, Hawaii - Agenda Released 3Health News:Colorado Non-Profit Foresight Ski Guides Seeking Applications for Blind and Visually Impaired Skiers and Guides for Vail Ski Season 2Health News:NLN CEO Co-Authors Textbook to Advance Diversity and Cultural Competence Across Health Care Professions 2Health News:NLN CEO Co-Authors Textbook to Advance Diversity and Cultural Competence Across Health Care Professions 3Health News:Transplantation shown to be highly effective in treating immune deficiency in children 2Health News:Restore My Blood Sugar Review Reveals Exclusive Ways to Normalize Blood Sugar 2
... hand hygiene knowledge positively correlates with a decreased risk ... elementary school children, according to two studies published in ... Infection Control (AJIC), the official publication of APIC ... Epidemiology. In the first study, conducted by ...
... announced that they were among the first to use artificial-lung ... a device invented by two university faculty members, Dr. Joseph ... patients get oxygen into their blood by transporting blood to ... blood before returning it to the heart, bypassing the lungs ...
... -- U.S. meat processor Cargill announced late Wednesday that it ... involving about 36 million pounds of ground turkey linked to ... experts closer to the source of the outbreak, which the ... one Californian and sickened at least 76 others across 26 ...
... HealthDay Reporter , THURSDAY, Aug. 4 (HealthDay News) ... power of stem cells to help treat, and potentially cure, ... recent issue of the Journal of the American Society ... to morph into other types of kidney cells needed to ...
... , THURSDAY, Aug. 4 (HealthDay News) -- Women with the ... to get pregnant than other women, a new study has ... questionnaires at 12 and 18 weeks of gestation. Of those ... their lives, 199 (1.8 percent) had bulimia, and another 82 ...
... Scientific, Technical, Medical, and Scholarly (STMS) publishing business of John ... partnership with The Hastings Center, to publish the Hastings ... field of bioethics. The partnership aims to broaden the reach ... access to libraries. The self-published Report publishes essays, commentary, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Studies shed light on hand hygiene knowledge and infection risk in hospitals and elementary schools 2Health News:New use of artificial lung device pioneered at University of Kentucky 2Health News:Cargill Begins Massive Recall of Turkey Linked to Salmonella Outbreak 2Health News:Cargill Begins Massive Recall of Turkey Linked to Salmonella Outbreak 3Health News:Stem Cell Therapy Holds Promise for Kidney Disease 2Health News:Stem Cell Therapy Holds Promise for Kidney Disease 3Health News:Eating Disorders Can Harm Women's Fertility 2Health News:Hastings Center Report expands reach through Wiley-Blackwell partnership 2
... Direct has been selling replacement ... 1996, and we are extremely ... guarantee. Check out our catalog ... our discount light bulbs specials. ...
... Bulb Direct has been ... Internet since 1996, and we ... 100% satisfaction guarantee. Check out ... and see our discount light ...
... Direct has been selling replacement ... 1996, and we are extremely ... guarantee. Check out our catalog ... our discount light bulbs specials. ...
... Bulb Direct has been selling ... since 1996, and we are ... satisfaction guarantee. Check out our ... see our discount light bulbs ...
Medicine Products: