Kovin Naidoo joins Essilor

Professor Kovin Naidoo has joined Essilor in a newly-created position as Senior Vice President of inclusive business, philanthropy and social impact. Formerly...

Scientists see how colour vision develops

Biologists at Johns Hopkins University grew human retinas from scratch to determine how cells that allow people to see in colour are made.The work, set...

Smoke gets in your eyes

Researchers say exposure to cadmium (but not lead) and smoking have been associated with increased risk for contrast sensitivity (CS) impairment in the...

Turmeric eye drops for glaucoma?

A derivative of turmeric could be used to treat the early stages of glaucoma, according to a study led by University College London (UCL) and Imperial...

Allergies and contact lenses

The term allergy is defined by the American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology as “a chronic condition involving an abnormal reaction to an ordinarily...

Australia approves NovaTears on PBS

Australia has effectively approved a new class of treatment for Evaporative Dry Eye (EDE), NovaTears, on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS). The...

Double celebration for Zeiss

Zeiss is celebrating two new milestones in refractive technology, with 1.5 million SMILE laser vision corrections worldwide and the production of its 1000th...

Dynamic vision training for athletes

SyncThink, known for making FDA-approved eye-tracking virtual reality (VR) technology EyeSync which can be used to help diagnose concussion, says it is...

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