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Nicox teams up with Chinese firm to develop and sell glaucoma drug

PARIS (Reuters) – French ophthalmology company Nicox and Chinese firm Ocumension Therapeutics said on Monday they had signed an exclusive license agreement to develop and sell a yet-to-be approved Nicox drug to treat glaucoma in China. Glaucoma, which is damage to the optic nerve, is the second leading cause of blindness globally and is likely… Read More »

New Drug Offers Hope for Bone Marrow Cancer Patients

Operation theatre (Photo Credits: Pixabay) London, Dec 16: A therapeutic drug has been found to improve outcomes and survival rates for patients with a serious type of bone marrow cancer. In a clinical trial by researchers at Newcastle University in Britain, patients with newly diagnosed myeloma were treated with a drug called lenalidomide. The results, published… Read More »