Shire studies SHP640

Shire studies SHP640 for infectious conjunctivitis The first U.S. patient has been enrolled in a phase 3 clinical trial for Shire’s SHP640, a combination broad-spectrum antiseptic and corticosteroid being evaluated for treating infectious keratitis in adults and...

Sight-restoring cornea cells

Sight-restoring cornea cells grow in the lab for first time in transplant breakthrough The lab grown corneal cells could help prevent the need for corneal transplants  In the US, 33,000 people per year undergo corneal transplant surgery  The surgery replaces diseased...

Sjogren's, a disease

Sjogren’s, a disease you probably can’t see or pronounce, wreaks havoc on women by Stacey Burling, STAFF WRITER It took 10 years for Lisa Faricelli to get an explanation for the symptoms that were making her miserable.  A former “superwoman” of a...
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