Oyster Point Looks To Compete In Dry Eye With Nasal Spray Therapeutic
Spun out from Oculeve in tandem with that company’s acquisition by Allergan, Oyster Point hopes to develop a nasal spray that can address the underlying cause of dry eye. It has two candidates on parallel courses in Phase II with a goal of choosing one to advance into Phase III.
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