An FDA panel recommends expanding the use of Roche's (RHHBY.PK) Lucentis for treating diabetic...

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An FDA panel recommends expanding the use of Roche's (RHHBY.PK) Lucentis for treating diabetic macular edema, a major cause of vision loss among those with diabetes. Lucentis is already approved for two other uses. The FDA also approves a fully automated vitamin D test that will increase Roche's roster of bone metabolism tests.