OccuLogix, Inc.: RHEO'TM' Mechanism of Action Article Published in the Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology.TORONTO -- OccuLogix, Inc. (NASDAQ NASDAQ
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Degeneration of the macula (the central part of the retina where the rods and cones are most dense) that leads to loss of central vision in people over 60. : Clinical Results and Putative Mechanism of Action" has been published in the June 2005 issue (Volume 40, No. 3) of the Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology ("CJO CJO Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology
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The article can be accessed on the internet at http://pubs.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/cjo/cjo40/i05-010.pdf or by visiting the "Clinical Studies" link in the Resource Library section of http://www.rheo.com.
The CJO is the official journal of the Canadian Ophthalmological Society. In 2005, the CJO enters its 40th year of publication. The CJO is the only peer-reviewed ophthalmology journal in Canada. It is written by the specialists for the specialists with findings not only from Canada, but from around the world.
About OccuLogix, Inc.
OccuLogix is a health care company that brings innovative and evidenced-based medical therapies to market. OccuLogix's common shares trade on the NASDAQ National Market under the symbol 'RHEO' and on the Toronto Stock Exchange Toronto Stock Exchange (TSE)
Canada's largest stock exchange, trading approximately 1,200 company stocks and 33 options. under the symbol 'RHE'.
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