Regeneron receives FDA approval for EYLEA for treatment of DME Regeneron Pharmaceuticals announced that the FDA has approved EYLEA Injection for the treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema, or DME. The approval of EYLEA in DME was based on the one-year data from the phase 3 VISTA-DME and VIVID-DME studies of 862 patients. In Europe, the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use has given a positive opinion recommending approval for EYLEA in the treatment of DME. Regulatory submissions have also been made in Japan, Asia Pacific, and Latin America for the treatment of DME. In Japan, EYLEA has been additionally submitted for approval to regulators for the treatment of choroidal neovascularization secondary to pathologic myopia. A regulatory submission has been made in the U.S. and Europe for EYLEA for the treatment of Macular Edema following Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion.