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Misleading advertisement about Pentacam prohibited in European Union

September 3, 2015

The District Court in The Hague, Netherlands, ruled that i-Optics is to refrain from using “misleading and defamatory advertisements” in reference to the Pentacam in the European Union, according to a press release from Oculus.

The order against i-Optics includes a notification to be posted on its website for 2 months. The note reads:

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Ocata receives NEI grant to develop photoreceptor progenitor cell therapy

September 2, 2015
Ocata Therapeutics received a Small Business Innovation Research grant from the National Eye Institute to fund preclinical development of its propriety photoreceptor…
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Valeant to acquire Synergetics USA

September 2, 2015
Valeant Pharmaceuticals announced that it will acquire Synergetics USA for $6.50 per share in cash, according to a Valeant press release.“The addition of…
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Zeiss receives FDA clearance for AngioPlex OCT Angiography

September 2, 2015
AngioPlex OCT Angiography has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA, Zeiss Medical Technology announced in a press release.This is the first OCT-angiography technology…

SightRisk USA launching algorithm to predict AMD risk

September 1, 2015
SightRisk USA will launch its new cloud-based algorithm for age-related macular degeneration at Vision Expo West in Las…
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Eydie Miller-Ellis, MD, named president of JCAHPO

September 1, 2015
The Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology has named Eydie Miller-Ellis, MD, as the…
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Misleading advertisement about Pentacam prohibited in European Union

September 3, 2015
The District Court in The Hague, Netherlands, ruled that i-Optics is to refrain from using “misleading and defamatory advertisements” in…
Breaking News

Ocata receives NEI grant to develop photoreceptor progenitor cell therapy

September 2, 2015
Ocata Therapeutics received a Small Business Innovation Research grant from the National Eye Institute to fund preclinical development of its…
Breaking News

Valeant to acquire Synergetics USA

September 2, 2015
Valeant Pharmaceuticals announced that it will acquire Synergetics USA for $6.50 per share in cash, according to a Valeant press release.“The…
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Zeiss receives FDA clearance for AngioPlex OCT Angiography

September 2, 2015
AngioPlex OCT Angiography has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA, Zeiss Medical Technology announced in a press release.This is the first…

SightRisk USA launching algorithm to predict AMD risk

September 1, 2015
SightRisk USA will launch its new cloud-based algorithm for age-related macular degeneration at Vision Expo West in Las Vegas on September 17.The…
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Eydie Miller-Ellis, MD, named president of JCAHPO

September 1, 2015
The Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology has named Eydie Miller-Ellis, MD, as the organization’s 24th president…
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CenterVue to launch Compass fundus automated perimetry system in US

August 31, 2015
CenterVue will launch the Compass fundus automated perimetry system in the U.S. in September, the company announced in a press release.The Compass…
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Nicox reports €4.6 million in revenue in first half of 2015

August 31, 2015
Nicox reported €4.6 million in revenue in the first half of 2015 compared with €2.1 million in the same period of 2014, according to a press release…
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ThromboGenics reports €6 million in revenues in first half

August 28, 2015
ThromboGenics reported €6 million in total revenues for the first half of 2015, according to a press release.This includes €4.25 million in Jetrea…

World Council of Optometry announces new leaders

August 28, 2015
The World Council of Optometry announced during the WCO annual general meeting that Uduak Udom, OD, will be assuming the role of president of the…
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