July 26, 2011

Collaborative research in Nanotechnology and Ophthalmology

Saturday the 23rd of July marked a red letter day for research in Nanotechnology and Opthalmology. Deliberations and discussions on the prospect and scope of doing joint research in these areas between the Sankara Nethralaya and the University of Missouri which began with the honouring of Chairman Emeritus Dr SS Badrinath with a Doctor of […]

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Sankara Nethralaya intensifies assault on cataract caused blindness

As a part of its continuing efforts against cataract and other debilitating eye ailments, the Sankara Nethralaya in collaboration with the IIT-Madras launched a strategic offensive against the rising instance of cataract caused blindness through a jointly developed ‘Mobile eye surgical unit’. This first of its kind operation theatre on wheels is intended primarily to […]

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