Science and vision

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The cost of sight

19 October 2017 by Selina Powell

Analysis of data from 190 countries reveals that nations with higher levels of socioeconomic development had a lower prevalence of visual impairment

FDA panel recommends Luxturna gene therapy

18 October 2017 by Selina Powell

Treatment for Leber congenital amaurosis gets green light from US Food and Drug Administration experts

Fact or fiction?

18 October 2017 by Selina Powell

Professor Chris Hammond discusses the evidence around blue light

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A lens for the future

19 October 2017 by Selina Powell

University of Liverpool engineers have developed a contact lens that has been found to reliably track IOP changes in a small clinical study

Synchrotron

Diamond in the rough

17 October 2017 by Selina Powell, Laurence Derbyshire

Studying donated eyes with a particle accelerator is giving researchers new insight into the connections between myopia and glaucoma

Ready for your close-up

09 October 2017 by Olivia Wannan

OT  hears from the experts on the right time to invest in OCT technology and the right way to introduce it to your practice