Posts Tagged ‘Alcon’

Swiss Pharma Powerhouse Buys Encore Vision

Posted by Lance Murray

Nearly a decade of research to solve a common eye ailment paid off for Encore Vision in Fort Worth.

The company, founded by Alcon Laboratories veteran Bill Burns, has been acquired by pharmaceutical giant Novartis, the Swiss company that also …

3 Things: Fort Worth Biotech Firm’s Product Dissolves Earwax in Minutes

Posted by Lance Murray

Former Alcon employees have new product to treat impacted earwax, the White House is investing in the Internet of Things, and Flower Mound welcomes its first entrepreneur center.

Two former Alcon employees have developed a new product to treat impacted …

Orbis Flying Hospital Takes Eye Care to the World

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

THE FIRST CERTIFIED HOSPITAL AIRCRAFT PREPARES TO HEAD TO CHINA


From the lasers in the operating room to the 46-seat 3-D classroom, Orbis Flying Eye Hospital crams the latest ophthalmic and broadcasting technology into an aircraft.

The MD-10 is the …