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STAAR Surgical Collamer(R) Accommodating Study Team Reports First Phase Assessments at AAO
Date:10/26/2009

ermine if a new design might allow us to enter the premium channel. If our development plans are successful, we believe that we may be in a position to significantly expand our current addressable markets."

Currently, only one IOL has received labeling approval for accommodation and the correction of presbyopia, although others are in trial. Multifocal IOLs have received a labeling approval for less spectacle dependence. Both claims allow these premium IOLs to obtain additional patient reimbursement based upon superior results.

About STAAR Surgical

STAAR Surgical is a leader in the development, manufacture and marketing of minimally invasive ophthalmic products employing proprietary technologies. STAAR's products include the Visian ICL®, a tiny, flexible lens implanted to correct refractive errors, as well as innovative products designed to improve patient outcomes for cataracts and glaucoma. Manufactured in Switzerland by STAAR, the ICL is approved by the FDA for use in treating myopia, has received CE Marking and is sold in more than 50 countries.

Collamer® is the brand name for the proprietary collagen copolymer material developed by STAAR. Its name derives from the material's composition: it is a 100 percent pure collagen copolymer. Collamer is composed of a poly-HEMA based copolymer, a small amount of collagen and a UV-absorbing chromophore (light absorbing chemical). When fully hydrated, the Collamer lens material possesses a high water content concentrated at the surface of the lens. The distribution of the water content (the bulk at the lens's surface) creates an anti-reflective interface in Collamer lenses. Other characteristics of the Collamer lens are its low levels of aberrations, biocompatibility and bio-adhesive properties. These unique features make Collamer an ideal optic material and highly suitable for an accommodative lens. STAAR's formula and processes for maki
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