In developing a second patented three layer tear-film-specific formula for oral administration, the female lead Biosyntrx science team included the nutrient co-factors suggested necessary to address dry eye syndrome by physiologic rather than pharmacological means.
Biosyntrx has announced that the company will present Jeff Rutgard, MD, the first Biosyntrx Thornton Humanitarian Award on January 18 at the 2015 Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting (Grand Wailea Hotel, Maui, HI). The award will be presented during the Hawaiian Eye Foundation portion of the Sunday morning session.
It seems appropriate that our first 2015 Friday Pearl responds to an article titled "Ocular Nutritional Supplements - Are Their Ingredients and Manufacturers Claims Evidence-Based?" It was published in the November 20, 2014 online issue of Ophthalmology.