Sense of touch for robots?

Stanford and Seoul National University researchers have developed an artificial nerve system which gives prosthetic devices and robots reflexes and a sense...

NZ optoms' practices survey

Changes made to the New Zealand optometrists' scope of practice in 2005 and 2014 increased the range of therapeutic pharmaceutical agents (TPAs) that can...

RANZCO launches Kiwi’fied AMD guidelines

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO) launched its age-related macular degeneration (AMD) management guidelines, tailored...

Healthy eyes unexpectedly harbour virus

Researchers at the Lions Eye Institute (LEI) have discovered that contrary to expectations, a common virus triggers long-lasting inflammation in the eyes...

Tailored hybrid CLs

The Brien Holden Vision Institute has joined forces with a leading hybrid speciality contact lens company to provide a tailored hybrid contact lens, so...

More AV/AR eye tracking tech

Strong demand for eye tracking technology integration in augmented reality (AT) and virtual reality (VR) devices has lead to another collaboration, this...

Stem cell info for patients

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO) and Stem Cells Australia have jointly issued a patient information leaflet for...

Keto diet good for optic nerve

Switching mice destined to develop glaucoma to a low carbohydrate, high fat diet protects the cells of the retina and their connections to the brain from...

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