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Telescope Eyes: Contact Lenses With a Built-In Zoom Developed for Macular Degeneration, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Study


6/28/2013 8:43:27 AM

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Contact lenses are wonderful for correcting vision in most people, but do little for those suffering from age-related macular degeneration (AMD), who often lose the ability to see small details like the contours of a face or letters on a page. To tackle AMD's special version of blurriness, an international team has designed contact lenses with a built-in zoom that could one day be used by people with AMD.

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