Clinical Trials

Our participation in clinical trials:

At NJRetina, our physicians are actively involved in research as part of a host of multicentered clinical trials on new therapeutic approaches to retinal diseases. We have participated in a numerous national eye research studies, including:

Open Clinical Trials

Studies that are currently recruiting patients
StudyConditionLocationAccepting Patients?
Opthea OPT-302-1002AMDCentral NJ
Northern NJ
Aerpio AKB-97780-Cl-5001Non-Proliferative Diabetic RetinopathyCentral NJYes
TOGA (Univ. of Virginia)Geographic AtrophyCentral NJYes
Clearside "Sapphire" CLS1003-301Retinal Vein OcclusionNorthern NJYes
Clearside "Tybee" CLS1004-201Diabetic Macular EdemaNorthern NJYes


Not currently enrolling

Studies that have been completed or are currently not accepting patients
StudyConditionLocationAccepting Patients?
Pro-ConPro-Con (Dr. Heier IST Study)Central NJNo
"Protect" ML29346 (Dr. Feiner's IST)AMD in Fellow EyeNorthern NJNo
Alcon "Hawk" AMD RTH-258-C001Neovascular Age-Related Macular DegenerationCentral NJNo
Alimera "Paladin" M-01-15-004Diabetic Macular EdemaCentral NJ
Northern NJ
Genentech CHROMAGeographic Atrophy Secondary to AMDCentral NJNo
OHR "Mako" 1601Age-Related Macular DegenerationCentral NJ
Northern NJ
Regeneron CAPELLANeovascular Age-Related Macular DegenerationCentral NJNo
Regeneron ONYXNeovascular Age-Related Macular DegenerationCentral NJNo
Regeneron RUBYDiabetic Macular EdemaCentral NJNo
Santen 32-009Non-Infectious UveitisCentral NJNo
Score 2 CRVO (Penn State)Central Retinal Vein OcclusionCentral NJNo
ALA StudyAge-Related Macular DegenerationNorthern NJNo
Lpath Nexus LT1009-oPH-003Exudative Age-Related Macular DegenerationNorthern NJNo
Alcon C-12-006Neovascular Age-Related Macular DegenerationNorthern NJNo
VEGF Trap-Eye in AMD: Phase 2Macular DegenerationNorthern NJNo
CattAge-Related Macular DegenerationNorthern NJNo
VGFT-OD-1009 VistaDiabetic Macular EdemaNorthern NJNo
VGFT-OD-0706Diabetic Macular EdemaNorthern NJNo
Quark QRK202Diabetic Macular Edema;
Diabetic Retinopath;
Choroidal Neovascularization
Northern NJNo
VEGF Trap-Eye in AMD: Phase 3Macular DegenerationNorthern NJNo
OHR-002Neovasclar Age-Related Macular DegenerationNorthern NJNo
HarborAge-Related Macular DegenerationNorthern NJNo
TG-MV-005Exudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration;
Focal Vitreomacular Adhesion
Northern NJNo
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor TrapMacular DegenerationNorthern NJNo
TG-MV-014Vitreomacular AdhesionNorthern NJNo
Double-Masked Uveitis TreatmentUveitis; Posterioir, DisorderNorthern NJNo
Retinal Vein OcclusionMacular Edema;
Central Retinal Vein Occlusion
Northern NJNo
Non-exudative “Dry” Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) StudiesAge-Related MaculopathyNorthern NJNo
Genentech Omaspect GX30191 EXTGeographic AtrophyCentral NJ
Northern NJ
Roche "Avenue" BP29647Choroidal NeovascularizationNorthern NJNo
Allergan "Cedar" 150998-005Macular DegenerationNorthern NJNo


For patients interested in enrolling in a clinical trial, please contact one of our offices.

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