iScience: Pioneering Site-specific Treatments

by | July 2012

The microcatheter technology that enables canaloplasty forms the basis of a platform for site-specific approaches to ocular disease management. The causes of glaucoma are not entirely understood. However, it is clear from ultrasound images of glaucoma patients that Schlemm’s Canal is often collapsed (Figure 1). In the 1990s, Robert Stegmann hypothesized that by accessing the [...]

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