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I have read about shark liver for the treatmant of tiny blood

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I have read about shark liver for the treatmant of tiny blood vessels in the back of the eyes ,having injections at the moment how are the trials getting on please
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Family Physician replied 4 years ago.
I believe you are asking about Squalamin, a substance discovered in shark liver. There are several studies that are currently recruiting subjects, but both of them are located in the USA. I do not see any studies in the UK at this time.

Here is a link to those 2 studies
http://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/results?term=Squalamine&recr=Open