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Portable device can be used to diagnose eye disease remotely

Publicado em 25 junho 2019
A portable device connected to a smartphone makes precise images of the retina to detect back-of-the-eye (fundus) disease at a far lower cost than conventional methods. Created by Phelcom Technologies, a startup based at São Carlos in São Paulo State, Brazil, the Eyer can be used for remote diagnosis by an ophthalmologist via telemedicine. Phelcom first won funding from São Paulo Research Foundation – FAPESP’s Innovative Research in Small Business Program in [...]