1. Myopia control

Reducing children’s tendency to become short-sighted by using new lens designs in spectacles and contact lenses – especially in countries such as China, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore where the prevalence of myopia is as high as 80%.

 

2. Gene therapy

To reduce the likelihood of the onset or progression of glaucoma.

 

3. Augmented reality

Google Glass with medical app so surgeons can see patient statistics while operating, or a pilot or a ship’s captain can see navigation displays while looking at the sky or sea.

 

4. Smart contact lenses

Blood sugar control for diabetes and for presbyopia control (reducing the need for reading glasses in older people).

 

5. Bionic eye

To help improve vision in patients with retinitis pigmentosa.