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Snapshots of Life: Seeing, from Eye to Brain

Credit: Xueting Luo and Kevin Park, University of Miami

Fasten your seat belts! We’re going to fly through the brain of a mouse. Our tour guide is Kevin Park, an NIH-funded neuroscientist at the University of Miami, who has developed a unique method to visualize neurons in an intact brain. 547 more words

Science

Spring allergy relief for contact wearers

The arrival of spring is usually a welcome sight after a long winter. But for people with allergies, particularly those who wear contacts, the season can be miserable. 228 more words

Vision Plan

New Method Of Treatment Glaucoma. Part 2 of 2

New Method Of Treatment Glaucoma – Part 2 of 2

The lenses, which appeared safe in cell culture and crude studies, are the first to be shown to release drugs for this long in animals, according to the researchers. 84 more words

Researchers

New Method Of Treatment Glaucoma. Part 1 of 2

New Method Of Treatment Glaucoma – Part 1 of 2

New Method Of Treatment Glaucoma. Contact lenses that present glaucoma medication over long periods are getting closer to reality, say researchers working with laboratory animals. 118 more words

Researchers

Acute glaucoma discovered to be an inflammatory disease

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14-Jul-2014

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Sun Yat-sen University in China have shown that acute glaucoma in mice is largely an inflammatory disease and that high pressure in the eye causes vision loss by setting in motion an inflammatory response similar to that evoked by bacterial infections. 467 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs

New Method Of Treatment Glaucoma. Part 2 of 2

New Method Of Treatment Glaucoma – Part 2 of 2

The lenses, which appeared safe in cell culture and carnal studies, are the first to be shown to release drugs for this long in animals, according to the researchers. 87 more words

Researchers

New Method Of Treatment Glaucoma. Part 1 of 2

New Method Of Treatment Glaucoma – Part 1 of 2

New Method Of Treatment Glaucoma. Contact lenses that express glaucoma medication over long periods are getting closer to reality, say researchers working with laboratory animals. 118 more words

Researchers