People with very poor vision may benefit from using a device that recognizes faces, money and text, a small study suggests.

Two Indian states have put sales of Swiss drugmaker Roche’s blockbuster drug Avastin on hold, officials said on Tuesday, after it hampered the vision of 15 patients who used it for a condition it is not officially meant to treat.   Avastin is a cancer drug but is often used by doctors to treat vision […]

Drug developer Spark Therapeutics Inc said its lead experimental drug helped improve the vision of patients with a type of inherited eye disorder, in a late stage study. The drug, SPK-RPE65, met the main goal of improving vision and sensitivity to light in patients who were previously at the risk of complete blindness, the company […]