First patient receives Prima implant

French company Pixium Vision has successfully completed its first human implantation and activation of Prima, its miniaturised, wireless photovoltaic sub-retinal...

VSP partners Right Eye

Large, US-based optics, eye health and eyewear group, VSP Global has partnered with eye-tracking technology firm Right Eye to expand new vision testing...

CL solution saves bird

Japanese contact lens company Menicon has come to the aid of rice paddy farmers on Sado Island who are trying to save the local Japanese crested Ibis....

Charities for vision merge

Australian-based vision charities, Optometry Giving Sight is merging with the Brien Holden Vision Institute (BHVI) Foundation.“We have always regarded...

New OCT algorithm

A new technique for identifying and diagnosing damage to the human retina has been awarded ‘Best Student Paper’ at the Bioimaging 2018 conference in Portugal.

Vitamin B3 for glaucoma?

Researchers from the Centre for Eye Research Australia (CERA) have started a six-month clinical trial to see if high-dose vitamin B3 (nicotinamide) can...

New appointments – April 2018

Optique Line NZ new account manager

Space Station ocular outcomes

Space flight-associated neuro-ocular syndrome (SANS) is a known phenomenon impacting astronauts who spend time aboard the International Space Station,...

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