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Tangible® Science Launches Tangible® Clean, The Ideal Multi-Purpose Solution For Tangible® Hydra-PEG® Coated Lenses

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Tangible® Science, LLC, an innovator creating a dramatically better contact lens experience for patients and eye care practices, today launched the ideal multi-purpose cleaning solution for Tangible® Hydra-PEG® coated lenses – Tangible® Clean. The solution simplifies care for coated gas permeable (GP) lenses and can be used for cleaning, conditioning, disinfecting, protein removal, rinsing and storing them safely. Tangible® Clean is thinner than most other GP lens care solutions and rinses off easily, potentially avoiding eye sensitivity and fogging that can occur when solution remains on lenses upon insertion.

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New Data Demonstrates That Scleral Lenses Coated With Tangible® Hydra-Peg® Improve Dry Eye Symptoms, Comfort, Lens-Related Ocular Surface Changes and Fogging

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Tangible® Science, LLC, an innovator creating a dramatically better contact lens experience for patients and eye care practices, today announced that a new study presented at the Global Specialty Lens Symposium on Saturday showed that dry eye sufferers wearing scleral lenses coated with Tangible® Hydra-PEG® improved across almost every measure when compared to their habitual scleral lenses worn uncoated.

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Tangible® Science Introduces Lens Care System for Custom Contact Lenses Coated with Tangible® Hydra-Peg®

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Tangible® Science, LLC, an innovator creating a dramatically better contact lens experience for patients and eye care practices, will be unveiling at the Global Specialty Lens Symposium this week its complete system of products designed to ensure that custom contact lenses coated with Tangible® Hydra-PEG® offer benefit for the prescribed life of the lenses.

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FDA Clears First Daily Disposable Silicone Hydrogel Contact Lense Coated with Modified Formula of Tangible® Hydra-PEG®

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Tangible® Science, LLC, an innovator creating a dramatically better contact lens experience for patients and eye care practices, announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the first daily disposable silicone hydrogel contact lens coated with a modified formula of Tangible® Hydra-PEG®. Tangible® Hydra-PEG® is an innovative coating applied to custom contact lenses to improve lens wettability and deposit resistance, and the new lens utilizes a variation designed to enhance the surface of daily wear lenses. The new coated silicone hydrogel lens is designed to retain more water and stay cleaner during daily wear than an uncoated lens. Wetter and cleaner lenses are associated with greater patient comfort during wear.

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Tangible® Science Partners with B+L

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Tangible® Science is proud to announce it has partnered with Bausch + Lomb, one of the largest and most influential eye care companies in the world. Already available as a coating on most of the leading gas permeable lens materials in the business, such as those offered by Contamac and SynergEyes, Tangible® Hydra-PEG® is expected to be available on several of B+L’s Boston line of GP materials, as well as their scleral lenses, by the end of 2018.

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Tangible® Science Expands Into Disposable Contact Lenses Incorporating Polymer Technology Behind Tangible® Hydra-PEG®

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Tangible® Science, LLC, an innovator creating a dramatically better contact lens experience for patients and eye care practices, today announced it has expanded its product family to include disposable contact lenses. The new line of disposable lenses from Tangible® Science is FDA-approved and leverages the polymer-based science behind its successful Tangible® Hydra-PEG® coating that has improved comfort for custom contact lenses. The company’s disposable lenses incorporate a reformulation of proprietary Tangible® polymer into the lens material and in the lens packaging. Its first offering will be a daily disposable hydrogel lens sold and distributed by SynergEyes. “We are pro-doctor and…

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Tangible® Science Announces First 16 Licensing Partners and Laboratories Offering Groundbreaking Tangible® Hydra-PEG® Contact Lens Coating

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Tangible® Science, LLC, an innovator creating a dramatically better contact lens experience for patients and eye care practices, today announced the first set of licensing partners and authorized laboratory partners offering Tangible® Hydra-PEG®, its new contact lens coating designed to reduce discomfort. Tangible® Hydra-PEG® has been shown to improve wettability, increase surface water retention and lubricity, and minimize deposits on lenses. Tangible® Hydra-PEG® authorized laboratory partners in the U.S. include: AccuLens, Advanced Vision Technology, Art Optical, Boston Foundation for Sight, GP Specialists, Metro-Optics, TruForm Optics, and X-Cel Specialty Contacts. International laboratory partners include: Blanchard Contact Lenses, Corneal Lens Corp NZ Ltd, Falco Linsen AG, Hetych, Northern Lenses, and Oftalmica Iovino Snc. Contamac™ is a global…

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Tangible® Science Announces the Launch of Tangible® Hydra-PEG®

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Tangible® Science, LLC, an innovator creating a dramatically better contact lens experience for patients and eye care practices, today announced the launch of Tangible® Hydra-PEG®, a new contact lens coating designed to reduce discomfort. Tangible® Hydra-PEG® has been shown to improve wettability, increase surface water retention and lubricity, and minimize deposits on the lens. The coating is being launched at the Global Specialty Lens Symposium this week in Las Vegas. Tangible® Science has developed partnerships with Contamac™, which will offer Tangible® Hydra-PEG® on its Optimum gas permeable (GP) lenses, and SynergEyes®, which will offer the coating on its Duette® hybrid lens materials. While…

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Tangible® Science LLC Co-Founder Honored by American Chemical Society

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Karen Havenstrite PhD MBA, CTO of Tangible® Science LLC, Honored Among Chemical & Engineering News “The Talented 12” Young Science Trailblazers original release via American Chemical Society  A microbiome code breaker. A carbon dioxide (CO2) wrangler. A bug battler. These aren’t members of a new group of super heroes, but a sampling of “The Talented 12” young scientists and entrepreneurs that Chemical & Engineering News (C&EN) magazine is highlighting in a special feature in today’s edition. C&EN is the weekly news magazine of the American Chemical Society (ACS), the world’s largest scientific society. “The Talented 12” includes profiles of a dozen of…

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