Personalising glaucoma

Personalised medicine, moving away from a one-size-fits-all approach, is a big thing in today’s British National Health Service and this can make a big...

Global trends in retina

According to the American Society of Retina Specialists’ (ASRS’s) 2018 Global Trends in Retina survey, a majority of respondents in all regions said they...

Targeted therapy for eye cancer?

Light-activated AU-011 has the potential to be the first targeted therapy for the primary treatment of ocular melanoma, said Clinical Assistant Professor...

AOA complains to Facebook

The American Optometric Association (AOA) has written to Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, asking the social media giant not to accept advertising from...

Dead in the eye

In true James Bond style, researchers from Warsaw University of Technology have trained artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms to tell the difference...

White cane goes high-tech

Four engineering students at Texas A&M University have developed a white cane attachment that detects objects and helps the user navigate around them...

Google Glass app for autism

Wearing a device that identifies other people’s facial expressions can help children with autism develop better social skills, a Stanford University School...

New Braille device mooted

Researchers at Harvard’s school of engineering and applied sciences (SEAS) may have found a way to create Braille texts without resorting to the bulky...

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