-Pre-requisites for the study will be posted on Www.ClinicalTrials.Gov shortly.
-Market for AMD alone is 10-15 Million People in the U.S.A.
-Market for AMD alone is 10 Million People in the Europe.
Once the SMD (and AMD) trial is listed on www.clinicaltrials.gov , we'll have a very good indication that it will be starting fairly soon after.
The reasonI say this is that in order to register a clinical trial on the website, a trial must be approved by a human subject review board and must conform to the regulations of the appropriate national health authorities, in order to be registered. So at least one of the Institutional Review Boards (IRB) at the trial sites will have given the green light.