Contact Lens Care Products

Our interests and expertise:

  • Antimicrobial efficacy
  • Cleaning efficacy
  • Cytotoxicity
  • Efficacy of rewetting drops
  • Physical properties
  • Uptake/release of biocides

Clinical capabilities:

  • Biomicroscopic grading with photo and video documentation
  • Confocal microscopy (in vivo)
  • Fluorophotometry
  • Hyperemia assessment
  • Use of diagnostic stains

Laboratory capabilities:

  • Viability of ocular surface cells
  • High performance liquid chromatography
  • Radiolabeling to determine cleaning efficacy
  • Viability of microorganisms, including bacteria and fungi
  • Viscosity, surface tension, pH and osmolality measurement