SEATTLE, Sept. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — LumiThera Inc., a developmental stage medical device company creating a non-invasive photobiomodulation (PBM) treatment for ocular disorders and disease, today announced it is a recipient of a two small business innovative research (SBIR) phase I grants from the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the division of the National… Continue reading

SEATTLE, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — LumiThera Inc., a developmental stage medical device company creating a non-invasive photobiomodulation (PBM) treatment for ocular disorders and disease, announced today that they were awarded a Washington State Life Sciences Discovery Fund (LSDF) commercialization grant. LumiThera was 1 of 3 recipients of the LSDF matching grants worth $500,000 to… Continue reading

Clark E. Tedford,¹ Scott DeLapp,¹ Steven Jacques,² and Juanita Anders³ ¹LumiThera, Inc., Poulsbo, Washington 98370 ²Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon ³Department of Anatomy, Physiology and Genetics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 Background and Objective: Photobiomodulation (PBM) also known as low-level light therapy has been used successfully for the… Continue reading

SEATTLE, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — LumiThera Inc., a medical device company focused on the development of non-invasive photobiomodulation (PBM) treatment for ocular disorders and disease, today announced Retired Congressman Norman Dicks has agreed to join LumiThera’s Advisory Board to assist in the company’s mission to treat vision impairment. Norman DeValois “Norm” Dicks was the… Continue reading

Passarella S, Karu T. Institute of Laser and Information Technologies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 142190 Troitsk, Moscow Region, Russian Federation. Abstract In addition to the major functions performed by in the cell, mitochondria play a major role in cell-light interaction. Accordingly it is generally accepted that mitochondria are crucial in cell photobiomodulation; however… Continue reading

Posted on October 1st, 2014 in Articles

SEATTLE, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – LumiThera Inc., a medical device company focused on the development of non-invasive light emitting diode (LED) treatments for ocular disorders and disease, today announced Ret. Major General Gale Pollock has joined their Scientific Advisory Board. The first woman to serve as Acting Surgeon General of the United States Army… Continue reading

United Nations Headquarters (New York) presentation to the Global Health Impact Forum, 6th May 2014 by co founder James Carroll This 15 minute video starts with an overview of Photobiomodulation and low level light therapy as it relates to his company THOR Photomedicine. Later in the presentation James introduces Lumithera and our treatment for Age related… Continue reading

Begum R, Powner MB, Hudson N, Hogg C, Jeffery G Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London, London, United Kingdom. Abstract Inflammation is an umbrella feature of ageing. It is present in the aged retina and many retinal diseases including age-related macular degeneration (AMD). In ageing and in AMD mitochondrial function declines. In normal ageing this… Continue reading

Posted on April 30th, 2014 in Articles

Gkotsi D, Begum R, Salt T, Lascaratos G, Hogg C, Chau KY, Schapira AH, Jeffery G. Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London, 11-43 Bath Street, London EC1V 9EL, UK. Moorfields Eye Hospital, UK. Institute of Neurology, University College London, UK. Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London, 11-43 Bath Street, London EC1V 9EL, UK. Abstract Progressive… Continue reading

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Ivandic BT, Ivandic T. University of Heidelberg , Otto Meyerhof Centre, Heidelberg, Germany OBJECTIVE: This case report describes the effects of low-level laser therapy (LLLT) in a single patient with retinitis pigmentosa (RP). Background data: RP is a heritable disorder of the retina, which eventually leads to blindness. No therapy is currently available. METHODS: LLLT… Continue reading

Posted on April 30th, 2014 in Articles