1. The effect of pegcetacoplan treatment on photoreceptor maintenance in geographic atrophy monitored by AI-based OCT analysis

    The effect of pegcetacoplan treatment on photoreceptor maintenance in geographic atrophy monitored by AI-based OCT analysis

    Purpose: To investigate the therapeutic effect of intravitreal pegcetacoplan on the inhibition of photoreceptor (PR) loss and thinning in geographic atrophy (GA) on conventional spectral domain-optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) imaging by deep learning-based automated PR quantification. Design: Post-hoc analysis of a prospective, multicenter, randomized, sham-controlled, masked phase II trial investigating the safety and efficacy of pegcetacoplan for the treatment of GA due to age-related macular degeneration. Participants: Study eyes of 246 patients, randomized 1:1:1 to monthly (AM), bimonthly (AEOM) and sham (SM) treatment. Methods: We performed fully automated, deep learning-based segmentation of retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) loss and ...

    Read Full Article

    Login to comment.

  1. Categories

    1. Applications:

      Art, Cardiology, Dentistry, Dermatology, Developmental Biology, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Microscopy, NDE/NDT, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Other Non-Medical, Otolaryngology, Pulmonology, Urology
    2. Business News:

      Acquisition, Clinical Trials, Funding, Other Business News, Partnership, Patents
    3. Technology:

      Broadband Sources, Probes, Tunable Sources
    4. Miscellaneous:

      Jobs & Studentships, Student Theses, Textbooks
  2. Topics Mentioned

  3. Authors