Tokyo’s Shinagawa LASIK Center Acquires TearScience, Inc. Dry Eye System to Better Serve Patients  
11/7/2012 9:51:20 AM

MORRISVILLE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TearScience®, a privately held medical device company, today announced that the world-renowned Shinagawa LASIK Center has acquired TearScience’s system for assessing and treating evaporative dry eye. The clinic will be establishing a new dry eye center, based upon TearScience’s technology, in order to better serve its large and growing patient population of dry eye sufferers. Japan is the second largest dry eye market in the world with nearly $1 billion in dry eye product sales in 2011.