he lab of Berkeley Optometry’s Dr. Suzanne Fleiszig has received a patent for a newly identified type of anti-microbial peptide that kills pathogens that cause infections. First discovered in human corneal epithelial cells, the peptides could one day be used in medical devices and surgical dressings to fight infections. The keratin-derived antimicrobial peptides are toxic … Continued

In Memoriam

January 20, 2017
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Cal grad & Ohio State Optometry Emeritus Dean Frederick W. Hebbard, OD, PhD, 1923-2016.

Retinal Fundus Photographs

December 12, 2016
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Comparing automated deep learning algorithm with manual grading for identifying diabetic retinopathy.

New Technologies We Like

October 31, 2016
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We talked to Berkeley Optometry docs about new technology they’re most
excited about.