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Advanced Vision Therapies, Inc Company Profile

02:22 EDT 23rd June 2018 | BioPortfolio

Advanced Vision Therapies, Inc. (AVT) is focused on the treatment of sight-threatening eye diseases, such as age-related macular degeneration and finding a cure that works. The market, which is of a multi-billion dollar magnitude, and represents significant unmet medical needs, has been underserved by large pharma. Recent clinical trial data suggest that these diseases will be treatable, but with therapeutics that must be repeatedly injected directly into the eyes. AVT recognized that an improved delivery system is required to enable the broad application of ocular therapeutics. The company has identified two novel therapeutics and developed a proprietary delivery system, which, with a single administration, will provide sustained, possibly life-long therapy. The AVT business model is to leverage its expertise and that of its collaborators to rapidly advance its first product candidate into the clinic and then form a partnership with large pharma for late stage clinical trials, product launch, and marketing.

Location

9700 Great Seneca Highway
Rockville
Maryland
20850
United States of America

Contact

Phone: 240-453-8478
Fax: 240-453-6208
Email: mike.kaleko@avtxinc.com


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