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Scientists develop solar-powered sight-saving device

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A cheap and effective solar-powered device which detects signs of blindness is revolutionising medical care in some of the world’s poorest regions.

A team from the University of St Andrews has developed Arclight, a solar-powered ophthalmoscope, which also duals as an otoscope to look into the ears and help prevent deafness. Continue reading Scientists develop solar-powered sight-saving device