Poor Vision Unfairly Mistaken For Mild Cognitive Impairments

Millions of older people with poor vision are at risk of being misdiagnosed with mild cognitive impairments, according to a new study by the University of South Australia.

Poor Vision Unfairly Mistaken For Mild Cognitive Impairments
May 11, 2022
World's First 3D Printed Prosthetic Eye Implanted in British Patient

On November 25, 2021, a patient at Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust became the first person in the world to get a fully digital 3D printed prosthetic eye.

World's First 3D Printed Prosthetic Eye Implanted in British Patient
November 30, 2021
Notal Vision Monitoring Center Reports AI Analysis of 10 Million ForeseeHome AMD Home Monitoring Tests

The Notal Vision Monitoring Center is celebrating the ten millionth test completed by over 20,000 patients using the FDA-cleared ForeseeHome gadget, which was analyzed through artificial intelligence (AI).

Notal Vision Monitoring Center Reports AI Analysis of 10 Million ForeseeHome AMD Home Monitoring Tests
December 01, 2021
Visus Announces Positive Topline Clinical Data from Phase 2 VIVID Study of BRIMOCHOL for Treatment of Presbyopia

Visus Therapeutics has revealed positive topline results from VIVID, the company’s Phase 2 study of three novel topical ophthalmic formulations under investigation for the treatment of presbyopia.

Visus Announces Positive Topline Clinical Data from Phase 2 VIVID Study of BRIMOCHOL for Treatment of Presbyopia
December 01, 2021
Bionic Eye Study Paves the Way Towards Human Trials

In a three-month study, a bionic eye developed by a team of biomedical researchers from the University of Sydney and UNSW proved to be safe and stable for long-term implantation, paving the way for human trials.

Bionic Eye Study Paves the Way Towards Human Trials
December 03, 2021
Envision Acquires National Virtual Program To Help Students Who are Blind or Visually Impaired

Envision will help students who are blind or visually impaired to enter college and workforce with the acquisition of the College Success Program (CSP).

Envision Acquires National Virtual Program To Help Students Who are Blind or Visually Impaired
December 07, 2021
AcuFocus Receives Approvable Letter From FDA for IC-8 Small Aperture IOL

AcuFocus announced that it has received an Approvable Letter from the FDA for its IC-8 small aperture IOL, which is designed for cataract patients.

AcuFocus Receives Approvable Letter From FDA for IC-8 Small Aperture IOL
December 08, 2021
Mount Sinai Opens First and Only Eye Stroke Service in New York City to Rapidly Diagnose and Treat Sudden Vision Loss

Mount Sinai Health System has opened New York City's first eye stroke program to accelerate the diagnosis and treatment of patients who arrive in the emergency room with an eye stroke, a medical emergency that must be treated as soon as possible to avoid

Mount Sinai Opens First and Only Eye Stroke Service in New York City to Rapidly Diagnose and Treat Sudden Vision Loss
October 19, 2021
Scientists Pinpoint Genetic Target with Promise for Treating Many Forms of Blindness

Developing therapies for genetic forms of blindness is extremely challenging, in part because they vary so widely, but scientists from Trinity College Dublin have highlighted a target with great promise for treating a range of these conditions.

Scientists Pinpoint Genetic Target with Promise for Treating Many Forms of Blindness
February 18, 2022
Vision Scientists Discover New Angle on Path of Light Through Photoreceptors

Researchers at the National Eye Institute (NEI) have discovered that power-producing organelles in the eye's photoreceptor cells, called mitochondria, function as microlenses that help channel light to these cells' outer segments where it's converted into

Vision Scientists Discover New Angle on Path of Light Through Photoreceptors
March 03, 2022
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