Key Topics for SMi’s Ophthalmic Drugs Conference Released

SMi Group reports: Hear from industry experts at the 4th annual Ophthalmic Drugs Conference convening on 22nd & 23rd November 2021 in London.

London, United Kingdom, July 02, 2021 --( The Ophthalmic Drugs conference will bring together expertise from individuals in multiple disciplines of the field. The packed agenda will offer a series of presentations, through which will provide insight into new industry developments and clinical trials, innovations in the treatment of rare diseases, regulatory perspectives, and advances in gene therapy.

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Key presentations will be held throughout the conference from leading ophthalmic companies such as: ProQr therapeutics, Boehringer Ingelheim SparingVision, Roche, Genentech, Bayer, Eyevensys, Oxurion NV, Gensight-Biologics, ForwardVue pharma, InflammX Therapeutics.

Below are key topics that will be presented at this year’s Ophthalmic Drugs conference:

• Port Delivery System with Ranibizumab: A surgery, device, drug combination product
• Design and characteristics of a sustained release local ocular formulation of carboxyamidotriazole, a safe and effective antiangeogenic with a novel mechanism of action
• New mechanism of action anti-inflammatory analgesic for the treatment of ocular pain
• For topical Drug Delivery to the retina — Design the right Drug
• From the trabecular meshwork to the retina – Ophthalmological research at aerie
• Novel upstream target inhibiting the NLRP3 inflammasome in geographic atrophy and diabetic retinopathy
• Diabetic macular ischaemia: a hidden unmet medical need
• Childhood myopia: a pediatric eye disease at an epidemic scale
• Ocular tolerability and formulation toxicity in drug development
• Patient centricity as a driver for drug delivery innovation in ophthalmology
• Ocular gene therapy
• Development of lumevoq gene therapy in leber hereditary Optic Neuropathy (LHON) subjects
• Advancements in treatments for inherited retinal diseases
• Genetic therapy for inherited retinal diseases
• Non-viral gene therapy for the prolonged delivery of proteins in the eye
• Ocular delivery of small molecules and biologics using long-acting injectable photocrosslinked implants
• Nanomaterials for posterior segment drug delivery
• Recent advancements in the formulation and delivery of apis to the ocular surface and anterior segment of the eye
• Innovative pathways and compounds for improved therapies of retinal vascular disorders (DME, wet AMD, RVO): Beyond anti-VEGF
• Clinical development and regulatory landscape for ophthalmic products in UK and Europe

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