Retina implants could replace eye drops for progressive retinal disease

It’s the latest development in the battle between the world’s largest and most expensive medical device makers and a rapidly evolving and rapidly growing body of research suggesting they’re a better fit for many of us.The latest, from a team of researchers at Columbia University in New York, is an implant that monitors the blood […]

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Retina vitretans are not so different from the rest of us: New study

According to a new study, the retina of the human eye is not different from those of all vertebrates, including the dog and mouse.That’s good news for people with retinal disease.Retinal diseases affect one in every three people, with over 4 million people diagnosed worldwide, according to the World Health Organization.This is why retinal research […]

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