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Opthea is developing novel biologic inhibitors of angiogenesis (blood vessel growth), lymphangiogenesis (lymphatic vessel growth) and vascular leakage for the treatment of ophthalmic diseases.

 


Opthea's lead compound, OPT-302, is a soluble receptor that specifically and potently blocks the activity of two members of the vascular endothelial growth factor family, namely VEGF-C and VEGF-D, that are involved in the progression of both retinal and corneal diseases.  

 

Opthea is currently developing OPT-302 for the treatment of wet age-related macular degeneration (wet AMD).

 

Opthea Pty Ltd is a private, 100% owned subsidiary of Circadian Technologies Limited based in Melbourne, Australia.  Enquiries can be directed to: info@opthea.com
 

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