Can HMG Co-A reductase inhibitors ("statins") slow the progression of age-related macular degeneration? The Age-Related Maculopathy Statin Study (ARMSS)
Robyn H Guymer, Peter N Dimitrov, Mary Varsamidis, Lyndell L Lim, Paul N Baird, Algis J Vingrys, Luba Robman
Clinical Interventions in Aging | DOVE MEDICAL PRESS LTD | Published : 2008
Awarded by NHMRC
The ARMSS project is a recipient of funds from The Ian Potter Foundation, John Reid Charitable Trust, and Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital and NHMRC grant 350224 (RHG/AJV). RHG is supported by an NHMRC career development fellowship. Merck, Sharp and Dohme (Sydney, Australia) supplied the active simvastatin and placebo medication for the trial.