Medicine at OCTANe Ophthalmology event
Orange County again proved it’s the center for ophthalmology. Heavy hitters like Aerie Pharmaceuticals Inc., Alcon, Johnson & Johnson Vision, Carl Zeiss Meditec Inc. and Allergan PLC shared their perspectives at OCTANe’s annual Ophthalmology Technology Summit on June 29 at Fashion Island Hotel.
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