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Synonyms for lens

genus of small erect or climbing herbs with pinnate leaves and small inconspicuous white flowers and small flattened pods: lentils

(metaphor) a channel through which something can be seen or understood

biconvex transparent body situated behind the iris in the eye

electronic equipment that uses a magnetic or electric field in order to focus a beam of electrons

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To this end, our lab synthesizes therapeutic contact lenses by altering the ratio of monomeric units to a template drug in a silicone hydrogel contact lens to control the release rate of Timolol.
The Company had added to its temporary workforce to ramp up production of its PureVision(TM) silicone hydrogel contact lens.
As a monthly silicone hydrogel contact lens, Alcon's Air Optix Color is designed to both enhance or change the colour of the wearer's eyes.
In a study of over 4,000 clinical records from 46 separate silicone hydrogel contact lens studies on a group of 220 subjects, excessive lens movement and inferior lens decentration were significantly associated with discomfort and dryness.
amp; ATLANTA -- Bausch & Lomb (NYSE:BOL) and CIBA Vision Corporation, the eye care unit of Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS), today announced that they have reached a final settlement agreement that resolves disputes between the two companies in patent infringement lawsuits and associated patent proceedings related to breakthrough silicone hydrogel contact lens materials.
Bausch & Lomb (NYSE:BOL) and CIBA Vision Corporation, the eye care unit of Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS), on July 2 announced that they have reached a final settlement agreement that resolves disputes between the two companies in patent infringement lawsuits and associated patent proceedings related to breakthrough silicone hydrogel contact lens materials.