Trice Medical has secured 510(k) approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for mi-eye 2, which is a disposable needle with an integrated camera that enables physicians to...
9 October 2016
5 September 2016
Tej Kohli Cornea Institute partners with LV Prasad Eye Institute to develop surgical treatment of SJS
The Tej Kohli Cornea Institute (TKCI) has partnered with the India-based LV Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI) to develop new treatments for Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS).
20 November 2014
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance for Avantis Medical Systems's Third Eye Panoramic device for colonoscopy.
1 December 2013
Developer of endoscopic imaging devices Pentax Medical has agreed to commercialise Smart Medical Systems' G-Eye endoscope in Europe, the Middle East and Africa under a new strategic pan-European alliance.
8 May 2013
Lumenis, a global medical laser company, has partnered with Moorfields Eye Hospital in the UK to establish its selective laser trabeculoplasty (SLT) technology as new gold standard for open-angle glaucoma...
14 March 2013
A new bionic eye, Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System developed by Second Sight Medical Products, is set to enable blind people suffering from a group of conditions called retinitis pigmentosa...
14 June 2009
Nanotechnology is being incorporated into a new design to help dry eye sufferers around the world. Natalie Coomber investigates this new approach and how it is bringing product success.
29 March 2009
Infections associated with contact lens wear have the potential to cause vision loss in more than a tenth of cases. What steps can be taken to prevent microbial keratitis and...
28 February 2006
Claire Staniforth of Frost & Sullivan looks at medical device manufacturing in Asia. She wonders if it is a threat or an opportunity for European medical device companies.