Geographic Atrophy clinical trials at UCSF
1 in progress, 1 open to new patients
open to eligible people ages 55 years and up
The purpose of this study is to determine whether metformin, an FDA-approved drug for the treatment of type II diabetes, is a safe and effective treatment to decrease the progression of geographic atrophy in non-diabetic patients with Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD).
San Francisco, California and other locations