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...
17 October 2018 Analysis
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.
29 August 2018 News
Researchers at the University of Minnesota, US, have 3D-printed an array of light receptors on a hemispherical surface, which can be used to create a bionic eye to assist blind...
14 August 2018 News
A new study has shown that an artificial intelligence (AI) system developed by Google’s DeepMind subsidiary can quickly and accurately detect more than 50 eye disorders using routine medical scans.
22 June 2018 News
Ophthalmic care company NuSight Medical has introduced a new medical device called the NuLids System to treat dry eyes.
14 June 2018 News
Researchers at Spain’s Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) and start-up AURA Innotive Robotics have developed a new robotic system called OSCANN Desk, designed to accurately analyse eye movements for detecting...
30 April 2018 News
Engineers at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have developed a synthetic analogue coating for eye implants that makes them more effective and longer-lasting.