Yearly Archives: 2011

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In a Phase 2 Study PF-04523655 (RTP801I-14) Showed Improved Vision Over Standard of Care in Patients with Diabetic Macular Edema at 12 Months

March 18th, 2011|

Fremont, CA March 18, 2011, – Quark Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a pharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery and development of RNAi-based therapeutics, , today announced that it has received results from a prospective randomized Phase 2 trial, the DEGAS study. This study evaluated the safety and efficacy of PF-04523655 (RTP801I-14) in patients with diabetic macular edema […]

Rutgers Offers Hope in New Treatment for Spinal Cord Injuries

March 3rd, 2011|

May 03, 2011, – Rutgers researchers have developed an innovative new treatment that could help minimize nerve damage in spinal cord injuries, promote tissue healing and minimize pain.
After a spinal cord injury there is an increased production of a protein (RhoA) that blocks regeneration of nerve cells that carry signals along the spinal cord and […]