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February 13, 2017

Dr Somdutt Prasad on FM Gold

Noted retinal and eye specialist of Kolkata Dr Somdutt Prasad was on air on 8th February 2017 on FM Gold discussing various aspects of eye care and diseases. Click to listen....

November 09, 2016

Major Breakthrough Allow Blind Woman to See Colors & Shapes

In a major breakthrough, scientists have restored the sight of a woman blind for seven years with bionic eye implant. The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) surgeons....

October 05, 2016

Surgeons Perform World's First Robotic Eye Surgery

In what could potentially change eye surgery in the future, surgeons at Oxford's John Radcliffe Hospital have conducted the world's first eye operation using a....

October 01, 2016

Molecules Developed to Rip Through Cell Walls of Superbugs

In a major development against antibiotic resistance, a team from the University of Melbourne's School of Engineering has developed molecules capable of ripping through....

July 26, 2016

Progression of Diabetic Retinopathy May be Predictable

We have always wondered why diabetic retinopathy progresses at a very different rate in different persons, even where other factors such as glycaemic (blood sugar) control....