Q&A: Clear vision: Roche’s developments in ophthalmology – Med-Tech Innovation


Med-Tech Innovation spoke to Sukh Tatla, marketing community lead at Roche, about its work in ophthalmology, which includes a collaboration with Moorfields Eye Hospital.

Tell us about the work that Roche has been doing in ophthalmology.

At Roche, we’re dedicated to saving people’s eyesight from the leading causes of vision loss using pioneering therapies and ground-breaking technology. This makes ophthalmology one of the most exciting areas in which to work. We have a broad ophthalmology pipeline, covering early and late-stage treatments for conditions including neovascular age-related macular degeneration, diabetic macular oedema and diabetic retinopathy.

In the UK, we’re working with the NHS to use technology and innovation that helps maximise the current capacity within the ophthalmology healthcare system. Our objective is to ensure patients are seen and treated quickly to limit the deterioration of their eyesight, and so they…

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