Medtech Insight is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Carl Zeiss adds glaucoma data to StratusOCT:

This article was originally published in Clinica

Executive Summary

Carl Zeiss Meditec has launched a new version of its retinal imaging instrument StratusOCT in Europe and Asia with an enhancement that can help improve glaucoma diagnosis. The latest device incorporates retinal fibre layer (RNFL) normative data, which provides clinicians with the normal ranges of retinal layer thickness, against which they can judge the measurements from their patients. This new version is currently awaiting FDA approval in the US. StratusOCT, an optical coherence tomographer, is the first instrument to provide cross-sectional imaging of the retina using ordinary light instead of X-rays, according to the Dublin, California firm. Glaucoma affects three million people in the US and is the leading cause of preventable blindness.

You may also be interested in...



Another Failure For Biohaven’s Troriluzole

Biohaven’s investigational glutamate modulator troriluzole did not improve symptoms in patients with mild-to-moderate disease, adding to the list of failures in Alzheimer’s disease, as well as for the product itself.

RedHill On The Rise With Three Drugs And Potential COVID-19 Therapy

The Israeli biotech which is listed on the NASDAQ is in for a busy 2021 with strong marketing pushes for Movantik, Aemcolo and Talicia and completing a pivotal trial for COVID-19 hopeful opaganib.

Pipeline Watch: Phase III Starts In PAH, NSCLC And Seizure Disorders

Pipeline Watch is a weekly snapshot of selected late-stage clinical trial events and approvals announced by pharmaceutical and biotech companies at medical and industry conferences, in financial and company presentations, and in company releases and statements.

Topics

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

PS063835

Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel