Neovascular AMD: Bevacizumab Injection Increases Angiogenic Biomarkers

Neovascular age-related macular degeneration (nAMD) is induced by the development of new abnormal ‘leaky’ blood vessels in the choroid and retina, when the balance of pro- and anti-angiogenic factors is upset. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is considered a critical modulator of angiogenesis and is related to induction of endothelial cell migration and proliferation after

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Misión de Alcance a Sacaba, Cochabamba, Bolivia

~ Dr. Anthony Maida, Coordinador, proyecto #BOLDR, Cochabamba, Bolivia   Para este alcance, el 12 de mayo de 2018, tuvimos la oportunidad de interactuar con la comunidad de Sacaba, una ciudad ubicada a 13 kilómetros al este de la ciudad de Cochabamba. Tiene una población de 172,466 según el último censo en 2017.   Hicimos

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Start of the #BOLDR Project in Cochabamba, Bolivia

This report has been written by Dr. Georgia Kamboj, Research Manager, Retina Global.   The World Diabetes Foundation has approved funding to support the “Bolivian Diabetic Retinopathy Project” (#BOLDR). The preliminary (or Phase I) part of this project will be conducted over 3 years, in the city of Cochabamba and its surrounding regions, with an

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