The loss of sight is very debilitating and is becoming an increasing problem as the population ages resulting is significant loss of independence for the people concerned. Three conditions that fall into this category are age-related macular degeneration (AMD), cataracts and retinal detachments. In each case biomaterials have a role in various treatment options and developments in the properties of the
materials have the potential to lead to improved clinical results.
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Talk starts at 6.30 p.m.