Duke University Eye Center Company Profile

18:41 EDT 23rd September 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 [1974 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

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.

Duke team finds missing immune cells that could fight lethal brain tumors

(Duke University Medical Center) Researchers at Duke Cancer Institute have tracked the missing T-cells in glioblastoma patients. They found them in abundance in the bone marrow, locked away and unable...

It's not just for kids -- even adults appear to benefit from a regular bedtime

(Duke University Medical Center) In a study of 1,978 older adults publishing Sept. 21, 2018, in the journal Scientific Reports, researchers at Duke Health and the Duke Clinical Research Institute foun...

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...

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...

Simple one-page tool improves patient satisfaction with doctor visit

(Duke University Medical Center) A simple, one-page form given to patients ahead of their doctor visit can significantly improve satisfaction with the care they receive, according to a study by Duke H...

PubMed Articles [1249 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...

The FDA/critical path initiative/Duke-Margolis center for health policy public workshop on analytical validation of assays for biomarker qualification: an update on the white paper.

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 [3217 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...

Safety of LAIV4 in Children With Asthma

This is a prospective randomized, open label clinical trial in approximately 300 children aged 5-11 years with a physician diagnosis of persistent asthma. The study will be conducted at th...

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...

Companies [2434 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...

Istari Oncology, Inc.

Istari Oncology, Inc., headquartered in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, is a privately-held clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on novel immuno-oncology and immun...

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

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