EyeLief™ implant is a novel sustained-release photo-crosslinked preformed biodegradable implant which can sustain release of therapeutics for 4-9 months.
EYELIEF™: A PHOTO-CROSSLINKED PREFORMED INJECTABLE IMPLANT
Advantages of EyeLief™
- Simple fabrication technique
- Safe and non-toxic to ocular tissues
- Can be surgically implanted or injected directly in the eye
- Sustained drug delivery of small molecules and proteins is achievable for 4-9 months
- High loading of both small and large molecules
- Controlled burst release and tailored release profiles are achievable
Size of the EyeLief™ implants compared to the British five-pence coin.
Microscopic Image of Implant