Bausch & Lomb touts FDA clearance for bio-inspired Biotrue contacts
Eye care giant Bausch & Lomb won FDA clearance for its Biotrue ONEday disposable contact lenses, which contain 78% water, the same water content as the cornea.
The devices were designed to mimic the biology of the eye in order to provide optimal oxygenation and moisture during the course of a day. The contacts were introduced in May in Italy and will launch in U.K. and Nordic markets later this year.
Vesag wearable personal emergency response system wins EU approvals
Vyzin’s Vesag mobile personal emergency response "mHealth watch" won CE Mark approval in the European Union as well as
"Restriction of Hazardous Substances" certification and a "Specific Absorption Rate" test for cellular technology.
Elekta lands FDA win for radiation therapy systems
Atlanta-based Elekta won FDA clearance for its Agility MCL beam-shaping technology for delivering therapeutic radiation to cancerous tissue.