Insight News

CooperVision introduces new toric multifocal to local market

CooperVision Australia and New Zealand will unveil its highly-anticipated Biofinity toric multifocal contact lens next week, providing more than 200,000 …

Smart contact lens developer earns major backing

Start-up Mojo Vision has raised more than US$51 million (AU$77 million) in new funding to accelerate the development of what …

Safilo and Max Mara part ways

Safilo has announced that it is severing ties with Italian fashion brand Max Mara in October, ending a partnership spanning …

Household eye injuries focus of awareness campaign

A month-long national eye health awareness campaign to prevent household eye injuries is rolling out from today as part of …

‘Phantom’ COVID cases deny healthcare to cross-border patients

Misreported COVID-19 cases in north regional Victoria are impeding South Australia’s willingness to ease border restrictions for medical purposes, including …

Features

Opthea becomes ASX top 300 company

Melbourne biopharmaceutical company Opthea has announced its inclusion on the ASX 300, just days after its lead drug candidate met …

OA hails success of inaugural virtual conference

Optometry Australia (OA) has hinted at a follow-up to the inaugural Optometry Virtually Connected event after attracting 2,200 registered delegates …

ACCC concludes investigation, clears Ellex-Lumibird deal

The Australian competition watchdog has cleared Ellex Medical Lasers’s $100 million sale of its laser and ultrasound business to Lumibird, …

Scientists identify 100-millisecond window to process visual events

A study examining early visual processing in mice could have implications for conditions that affect perception and visual attention, according …
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Good Optical Services introduces new innovative dry eye products

Good Optical Services is the Australian distributor of NuLids, a doctor directed at-home dry eye treatment, as well as the …

B+L CapsuleGuard reduces posterior capsule rupture

In cataract surgery, the Bausch + Lomb (B+L) CapsuleGuard irrigation and aspiration (I/A) handpiece is said to provide more degrees …

New progressive from Hoya

Over the coming months, Hoya Australia will launch its latest progressive lens, the Hoyalux ID Myself.

Safilo unveils new David Beckham collection

Safilo has introduced the new Eyewear by David Beckham collection to Australia, bringing a new range of sunglass and optical …

Optos poised to welcome Silverstone to Australia

This year Optos has launched Silverstone, the only ultra-widefield (UWF) retinal imaging device with integrated, UWF-guided swept-source OCT.

TGA cautions drug suppliers over eye health references

A review of 13 medicines mentioning macular degeneration in Australia found all had inappropriately referenced the disease, prompting the health …

Glaukos tech tackles glaucoma treatment burden

Glaukos’ new intraocular implant iDose is on track to complete US Food and Drug Administration trials in 2022, as the …