A new study at Columbia University in the US has demonstrated that most common glaucoma tests fail to identify the presence of certain vision loss, in turn missing or underestimating...
9 November 2018 News
26 October 2018 Comment
Everyone has been eyeing the cryoablation market as Adagio Medical recently announced that their first patients were successfully treated with its new One Shot+ cryoablation catheter.
26 October 2018 News
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has updated warning on Novartis division Alcon’s CyPass Micro-Stent, recommending clinicians to not implant the device and monitor already implanted patients.
24 October 2018 News
Aerie Pharmaceuticals has commenced the operation of its manufacturing facility, which will produce ophthalmic implants using the Particle Replication in Non-wetting Templates (PRINT) Technology platform, in the US.
23 October 2018 News
The Novartis eye care division Alcon is set to develop a new digital health platform called SMART Suite focused on improving end-to-end care for cataract patients.
17 October 2018 Analysis
Israel-based Sight Diagnostics have created a blood test which reduces the time it takes to get full blood count results from a few days to a matter of minutes. Co-founder...
10 October 2018 Digital Disruption
World Mental Health Day is observed on the 10 October every year. It seeks to reflect on progress and look at what needs to be done to eradicate the enduring...
3 October 2018 News
Professor Donna Strickland from the University of Waterloo in Canada has been announced as one of the winners of this year’s Nobel Prize in Physics. This makes her the first...
2 October 2018 News
University of Nottingham researchers have made a discovery that is expected to improve the success of corneal transplants for patients whose sight has been affected by disease.