Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Case Developed for Smart Contact Lenses
EPGL announced that it has invented "The Smart Case." It turns the average contact lens case into a computerized data transfer medium, charging medium and analytical medium, according to the company. "This will be your contact lens' 'Mothership'," said David Markus Ph.D. "Future contact lenses will require much more than just a simple case with solution in it. It's not easy to do all this in a fluid environment where contact lenses must live," said Markus. EPGL reportedly has shown the technology to be effective in experimentation at top manufacturing facilities. The company says that for three years, it has been involved in some key pioneering technology for integration of electronics into soft contact lenses and now has several patents pending. Read more.