As it has become a tradition, the Charité Eye Clinic celebrated a day to speak about the current basic and clinical research carried over the last few months. The topic this time, inflammation in the eye, was chosen due to the relevance of inflammation in many important eye disease, such as diabetic retinopathy or age-related macula degeneration, two leading causes of blindness in the Western countries.
Revammad was present through Sergio Crespo-Garcia, who was invited to present his most preliminary data on experimental diabetic retinopathy. Inflammation in the retina plays a fundamental role tightly related with vascular disease and neuropathies.
The public consisted of members of the clinic, pharmaceutic representatives, and friends and relatives, gathering together over 30 attendees.