PhysIOL is a experienced and specialized company in the research, development and manufacturing intraocular implants for cataracts surgery, specially in intraocular lenses (IOLs). It was created in 1986 from University of Liége, Belgium, and now it is based in Liége Science Park. It is a growing company in the IOLs market with a huge portfolio always innovating and responding with quality to the market needs. To know more about the PhysIOL click here.
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The project also had the support of Bausch+Lomb UK.
The collaboration of the companies was fundamental for the definition of new research routes with economic viability. The participation of ophthalmologists was crucial for the discussion of the clinical relevance of the project outcomes.