CooperVision Australia and New Zealand has unveiled its highly-anticipated Biofinity toric multifocal contact lens this week, providing more than 200,000 prescription options for patients who are both astigmatic and presbyopic. Read more
MiSight 1 day, the world’s first daily disposable contact lens for myopia management, recently became the first and only US Food and Drug Administration-approved product clinically proven to slow the progression of myopia. Read more
Menicon Australia is now distributing the new Miru 1day Flat Pack, a user-friendly packaging design that aims to address the challenges of daily disposable lens wear. Read more
Researchers have modified an off-the-shelf contact lens to correct a form of red–green colour blindness known as deuteranomaly, the most common type of colour vision deficiency. Read more
US-based online retailer of prescription spectacles Warby Parker has entered a new section of the ophthalmic market with its own brand of contact lenses. Read more
Australia’s Capricornia Contact Lens is set to take its specialty products to the lucrative Chinese market after signing a 10-year distribution deal with a major pharmaceutical and medical equipment distributer. Read more
ASX-listed contact lens manufacturer Visioneering Technologies (VTI) has been encouraged by new clinical data examining the performance of its soft multifocal contact lens in ‘mature presbyopes’.