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The world is bright, save your sight! - World Glaucoma Week

PATOLOGY

Glaucoma is a group of related eye disorders, resulting in progressive damage to the optic nerve of the eye. It is the most common cause of irreversible blindness and in many cases, it may be asymptomatic, meaning it shows no symptoms.

Farmigea and Ronzoni Institute together for new polymers based ophthalmics formulations

PARTNERSHIP

The result of this ten-year collaboration has led to the development of a scientific approach with the aim of obtaining new ophthalmic formulations that have peculiar characteristics compatible with market demands.

Ophthalmic formulations: The Good, the Bas and the Ugly

SUBSTANCES

Phosphate, preservatives and other excipients ensure the safety and efficacy of the drugs, but their toxicity is not a simple issue for several reasons.

What is Glaucoma?

PATOLOGY

Glaucoma, affecting over 70 million people worldwide, is one of the leading causes of irreversible blindness.

The Tamarind Seed Polysaccharide

SUBSTANCES

A natural molecule extracted from the Tamarind tree, with an extraordinary resemblance to mucins, it is effective in the treatment of dry eye syndrome.

Dry Eye Syndrome

PATOLOGY

A complex syndrome with a high impact on vision functionality.

Dexpanthenol, an essential component of a normally functioning epithelium

SUBSTANCES

Dexpanthenol is an alcohol derivative of pantothenic acid, a component of the B complex vitamins and an essential component of a normally functioning epithelium.

The Importance of Vitreous Body

PATOLOGY

The vitreous body is a relevant component of the eyeball. Keep it good health is important because any change in its structure or composition may affect the vision or lead to more severe pathology.

Covid-19 and Eyes: what we know about the role of ocular tissue in the transmission of the virus

PATOLOGY

Eyes represent an important gateway for infection of Covid-19 that should not be underestimated.

Farmigea and Indena: From TSP to new future projects

PARTNERSHIP

A natural molecule extracted from the Tamarind tree, with an extraordinary resemblance to mucins, it is effective in the treatment of dry eye syndrome.

"Research and Innovation to maintain leadership in a constantly evolving market"

INTERVIEW

Farmigea head of research Marco Sansò presents the research activity 2018-2023 and the future strategy.

Hyaluronic Acid

SUBSTANCES

Widely used in ophthalmology for its hydrating properties and biocompatibility; the Hyaluronic Acid ensure adequate lubrication to the ocular surface.

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