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Ophthalmology is the specialized field of medicine that focuses on the health of the eye. It includes the anatomy, physiology and diseases that may affect the eye. Historically, the science of ophthalmology encompassed all aspects of visual function, both in health and in illness. Additionally, ophthalmology also includes animal eyes as ocular function and optic diseases are similar among humans and animals.
NEI awards Case Western Reserve $1.57M for bacterial keratitis research

NEI awards Case Western Reserve $1.57M for bacterial keratitis research

Roche and Genentech obtain license to use SurModics’ drug delivery system

Roche and Genentech obtain license to use SurModics’ drug delivery system

IP Advocate collaborates with Marion Kauffman Foundation on education and policy initiatives

IP Advocate collaborates with Marion Kauffman Foundation on education and policy initiatives

Promising alternative to use of live animals for drug testing

Promising alternative to use of live animals for drug testing

AAOS to participate in "Get Connected" electronic prescribing program

AAOS to participate in "Get Connected" electronic prescribing program

Researchers identify novel circulation within human eye that provides new insight into glaucoma

Researchers identify novel circulation within human eye that provides new insight into glaucoma

New study reveals that perception of color depends on biological processes of the eye and brain

New study reveals that perception of color depends on biological processes of the eye and brain

Study finds that visual impairment in T1D patients may be decreasing

Study finds that visual impairment in T1D patients may be decreasing

Falls are a major cause for eye injuries in the elderly

Falls are a major cause for eye injuries in the elderly

Scientific Advisory Board to provide guidance to support the development of FST-100

Scientific Advisory Board to provide guidance to support the development of FST-100

Fovea Pharmaceuticals to sell 100% of its share to Sanofi-Aventis

Fovea Pharmaceuticals to sell 100% of its share to Sanofi-Aventis

ORBIS' Childhood Blindness Initiative aims to develop 50 pediatric ophthalmology centers across India

ORBIS' Childhood Blindness Initiative aims to develop 50 pediatric ophthalmology centers across India

MacuSight's clinical development update on its proprietary ocular sirolimus product

MacuSight's clinical development update on its proprietary ocular sirolimus product

IP Advocate founder to speak on commercialization barriers faced by university faculty inventors

IP Advocate founder to speak on commercialization barriers faced by university faculty inventors

Enrollment for pSivida's pilot FAVOR clinical study commences

Enrollment for pSivida's pilot FAVOR clinical study commences

Integration of local motion signals allows for a larger global pattern motion

Integration of local motion signals allows for a larger global pattern motion

Matching parent-child pairs not dependent on race or culture

Matching parent-child pairs not dependent on race or culture

Gene variant discovery could lead to future glaucoma treatments

Gene variant discovery could lead to future glaucoma treatments

New device for identifying eye conditions in infants

New device for identifying eye conditions in infants

Biopharmaceutical company announces initial public offering

Biopharmaceutical company announces initial public offering