GENES THAT MAY PREDICT

New Research GENES THAT MAY PREDICT GLAUCOMA RISK PINPOINTED BY RESEARCHERS New research could set the foundations for genetic-based screening of glaucoma by Selina Powell Scientists from King’s College London, University College London, Massachusetts Eye and Ear and...

Silent thief of sight

Silent thief of sight As many as 60 million people suffer from glaucoma. This number is expected to increase to 80 million in the next two years mainly due to increase in the ageing population. One-sixth of them will be in India, say Surinder Pandav & Jagat Ram....

The Bionic Lens Could

The Bionic Lens Could Push Eyesight Beyond 20/20 Vision IN BRIEF Ocumetics Technology Corporation is developing a replacement for the lens found in the human eye. Called the Bionic Lens, it could radically improve eyesight, prevent cataracts, and provide new ways to...
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