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AMO Cleared To Market Myopia IOL; Staar Surgical Awaits Site Re-Inspection

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

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Ophtec/Advanced Medical Optics will start U.S. clinical trials next spring for a foldable version of their phakic intraocular lens to correct near-sightedness, building on two years of European study data

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