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eye disease caused by degeneration of the cells of the macula lutea and results in blurred vision

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(NASDAQ: OCAT), announced that it has completed dosing of its Phase 1/2 studies for dry age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and Stargardt's macular degeneration (SMD).
The Company is conducting clinical trials for treating dry age-related macular degeneration and Stargardt's macular degeneration.''
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given the go-ahead for the controversial transplant of embryonic stem cells into the eyes of patients with Stargardt's macular degeneration, where the light-sensitive retina cells at the back of eye are destroyed.
The studies are focused on whether transplants of Advanced Cell's retinal cells can halt progression of dry age-related macular degeneration and Stargardt's macular degeneration. Both disorders cause vision loss.
(NASDAQ: OCAT), has received written formal guidance from the European Medicines Agency (EMA) related to the advancement of its Retinal Pigment Epithelium Program (RPE) into a pivotal clinical trial for Stargardt's macular degeneration (SMD).