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Acufocus introduces depth of focus IOL

September 21, 2014

LONDON – Acufocus Chairman and CEO James V. Mazzo discusses the company’s launch of the Acufocus IC‐8 small aperture IOL, which utilizes the same pinhole effect as the Kamra intracorneal inlay.

The lens received CE mark approval September 11. The company plans a slow commercial launch in Europe in while they perform a post-market approval study. The IC‐8 IOL is not  approved for use in the United States.

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Acufocus introduces depth of focus IOL

September 21, 2014
LONDON – Acufocus Chairman and CEO James V. Mazzo discusses the company’s launch of the Acufocus IC‐8 small…
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