Duke University Eye Center Company Profile

15:29 EDT 18th June 2018 | BioPortfolio

Duke University Eye Center seeks to preserve and restore the sight of present and future generations by continuing to provide the highest quality and most complete health care to our patients, by developing new knowledge and skills, and by passing on our knowledge to other health care providers and patients


DUMC Box 3802
North Carolina
United States of America



News Articles [2228 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Duke-led team develops more accurate tool to track new HIV infections

(Duke University Medical Center) Researchers at the Duke Human Vaccine Institute have led an effort to develop a more accurate way to gauge the incidence of HIV infections in large populations, which ...

Favoritism Concerns Force FDA to Reverse Grant to Duke University Center Helmed by Former FDA Com...

Concerns regarding favoritism to a former commissioner have forced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to reverse course over a $4.2 million grant to Duke University.

Researchers identify new way to unmask melanoma cells to the immune system

(Duke University Medical Center) A research team at the Duke Cancer Institute has found a new way to keep the immune system engaged, and is planning to test the approach in a phase 1 clinical trial.

Study shows men and women tear ACL the same way in non-contact injury

(Duke University Medical Center) While women are two to four times more likely than men to tear the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in their knee, the cause of this injury is no different between the...

Black patients show stronger response to hormone therapy for prostate cancer

(Duke University Medical Center) African-American men with advanced prostate cancer might be more responsive than white men to an anti-androgen drug and steroids, according to a study led by Duke Canc...

Though most prolapse surgeries regress over time, symptoms remain improved

(Duke University Medical Center) A Duke-led study publishing April 17 in the Journal of the American Medical Association followed women for five years after two common prolapse surgeries and found fai...

Vision, sensory and motor testing could predict best batters in baseball

(Duke University Medical Center) Duke Health researchers found players with higher scores on computer-based vision and motor tasks had better on-base percentages, more walks and fewer strikeouts -- co...

Man-made antibodies show promise in attacking cancer cells in animal models

(Duke University Medical Center) Using chemotherapy along with aptamers -- lab-made molecules that function like antibodies -- Duke Health researchers showed that they can zero in on and kill prostate...

PubMed Articles [1213 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

A CRISPR Approach for a Common Inherited Disease: Researchers at Duke University Hope Gene Editing Can Eliminate Mutations That Lead to Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.

Gene editing and CRISPR (a group of repeated DNA sequences in bacteria) typically target disease-causing mutated genes by eliminating the bad gene altogether, by correcting the problem DNA to restore ...

The Role of Reconstructive Surgery After Skeletal and Soft Tissue Sarcoma Resection.

Skeletal and soft tissue reconstruction after sarcoma resection remains challenging. The use of advanced reconstructive techniques has been shown to improve function and increase rates of limb salvage...

Implementing an epilepsy surgery center. Initial experience at a university hospital in Brazil.

Epilepsy is a serious neurological condition, often without a full and effective treatment. In some cases, surgery is beneficial, despite being underused. Our aim herein is to describe the implementat...

Heart Transplantation in Bad Oeynhausen, Germany: The Heart Transplant program at the Heart and Diabetes Center Bad Oeynhausen, University Hospital, Ruhr - University Bochum University, Germany.

Gout in Duke Federico of Montefeltro (1422-1482): a new pearl of the Italian Renaissance.

The article examines the truthfulness of historical accounts claiming that Renaissance Duke Federico of Montefeltro (1422-1482) suffered from gout. By direct paleopathological assessment of the skelet...

Clinical Trials [3021 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Prostate Cancer Disparities

The purpose of this study is to further elucidate the molecular mechanisms underlying prostate cancer disparities. In previous work the investigators have identified a set of differential...

Prosthetics Registry and Outcomes in Urology at Duke

To establish the Prosthetics Registry and Outcomes in Urology at Duke (PROUD) which will serve as a retro- and prospective data repository that our team will use to optimize patient satisf...

The Genetics of Chiari Type I Malformation

Duke University Medical Center is investigating the hereditary basis of Chiari type I malformations with or without syringomyelia (CM1/S). Our research is aimed at learning if CM1/S is ind...

Evaluation of DBT Compared to Drug Counseling for Opiate Addicts

The purpose of this study is to compare a one year treatment program of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) + suboxone for opiate addicted individuals meeting criteria for borderline person...

Pain and Stress Management for People With Rheumatoid Arthritis

Self-management of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) symptoms using written emotional disclosure (ED), coping skills training (CST), or a combination of both may benefit people with RA. The purpos...

Companies [2404 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Duke University Health System, Inc. and LifePoint Hospitals

Duke University Health System (DUHS) is one of the country’s leading academic health systems and is comprised of nationally-renowned Duke University Hospital, Durham Regional...

Duke University Eye Center

Duke University Eye Center seeks to preserve and restore the sight of present and future generations by continuing to provide the highest quality and most complete health care to our patients, by deve...

Duke LifePoint Healthcare

DLP Healthcare, LLC, a joint venture of Duke University Health System and LifePoint Hospitals® (NASDAQ: LPNT), was established to build a dynamic network of hospitals and other...

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Duke University

Johnson Law Group

Johnson Law Group is comprised of experienced personal injury attorneys. The firm offers legal and medical professional investigative skills, expert witnesses, cutting-edge techno...

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