A patient having his eyes examined.

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By  Thiru Gunasegaran 05:15 am April 7, 2021
Plano, a Singapore-based eye wellness app developer, has teamed up with US-based myopia education platform Review of Myopia Management with the aim of providing the latest in educational content for eye care professionals around the world. Both organisations hope to expand their current platforms and engage with the growing myopia management community globally.  WHY IT MATTERS According to Plano...

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By  Roy Chiang 03:34 am February 26, 2021
Thomson X (TX), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SGX Mainboard-listed Thomson Medical Group Limited, is a platform which aims to bolster the current healthcare landscape by connecting healthcare technological start-ups with their existing healthcare expertise and network. They have established a partnership with Plano, seeking to address the increasing myopia rate around the world through the use of...

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By  Sara Mageit 08:46 am July 14, 2020
Israel-based startup specialising in AI vision care, NovaSight, has announced that it has finalised its round A financing totalling $8 million. The round was led by venture capital firm, Rimonci Capital and joined by strategic investors from both pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Prior to this round, the company raised $8 million for a total of $16 million. WHY IT MATTERS The funds...