Tear Film Innovations, Inc. Company Profile

03:32 EDT 16th October 2018 | BioPortfolio

Tear Film Innovations (TFI) is an early-stage company developing break-through products for the treatment of evaporative dry eye and related syndromes including Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD) and blepharitis. For more information visit

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Tear Film brings in $8.5mm via Series B

Tear Film Innovations Inc. closed an $8.5mm Series B preferred share financing led by Visionary Ventures Fund and Bluestem Capital. According to a Form D filing, 27 investors participated. Tear Film w...

Funding round pulls in $8.5M for Tear Film Innovations

A round of Series B financing brought in $8.5 million for Carlsbad, Calif.-based eye-care focused device company Tear Film In -More- 

Tear Film Innovations secures funding for iLux evaporative dry eye system

Tear Film Innovations (TFI) has secured $8.5m funding, which will serve as growth capital for the iLux evaporative dry eye system.

VIDEO: Study finds NovaTears can increase tear film thickness

HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Gerhard Garhöfer, MD, discusses a study investigating the effect of NovaTears (Novaliq) on tear film thickness i...

Maximum blink interval is associated with tear film breakup time: A new simple, screening test for dry eye disease

Medical News Today: What causes a blocked tear duct in infants?

A blocked tear duct is very common in babies. There are many possible causes, including tear ducts that are too narrow. Symptoms include excessive watering of the eyes. Most cases do not cause any pai...

Bio Logic Aqua Research brings dry eye mist to market

Dry eye disease afflicts 3

Tear Film Innovations Completes $8.5 Million Series B Funding

Visionary Ventures Fund, L.P. and Bluestem Capital Lead the Funding, Providing Growth Capital for the iLux® Evaporative Dry Eye System Tear Film Innovations, Inc. (TFI...

PubMed Articles [742 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Effects of tear film dynamics on quality of vision.

The precorneal tear film is maintained by blinking and exhibits different phases in the tear cycle. The tear film serves as the most anterior surface of the eye and plays an important role as a first ...

Enhancement of refractive outcomes of small-incision lenticule extraction via tear-film control.

To suggest that tear film is a refractive outcome predictor in small-incision lenticule extraction (SMILE) for myopia and describe methods of controlling the tear film and its effects on refractive ou...

Conjunctival Impression Cytology and Tear-Film Changes in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

To evaluate the ocular surface changes and tear-film functions in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).

Tear film secretion and stability in welders.

Welders are prone to ocular injuries and ocular surface problems due to exposure to ultraviolet light. The aim of this study was to evaluate the tear film comprehensively and assess objective and subj...

Corneal hyperalgesia in patients with short tear film break-up time dry eye.

To evaluate corneal tactile and pain sensations in patients with short tear film break-up time dry eye (sBUT DE).

Clinical Trials [504 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Corneal Tear Film Imaging of the Cornea Before and After Restasis Therapy

Dry Eye Syndrome (DES) is a disease affects the production and stability of the tear film, leading to vision disturbances and a major decrease in quality of life. The most recommended trea...

Optical Coherence Tomography of Tear Film Dynamics In-Vivo

The purpose of this study is to evaluate a new instrument that takes digital images of tear film (a thin film that coats the eye that is made up of oil and water). The investigators are i...

Evaluation of Tear Film Lipid Layer Thickness Change After Cataract Surgery

This study will compare cataract patients before and after phacoemulsification. Evaluations will be performed before and 1 and 3 months following cataract surgery, including measurement of...

A Prospective Clinical Study Assessing the Effects of Tetracycline Antibiotic on Tear Film and Tear Lipid Composition Within a Population of Patients Diagnosed With Blepharitis and Dry Eye Disease

The purpose of this research project is to determine the effects of oral tetracycline such as Minocycline (Minocin) on tear film composition and tear lipid (meibomian gland secretions) cha...

Tear Film Break-up Time After Instillation of Artificial Tears

This study is an exploratory trial evaluating the tear film break-up time after a single eye drop instillation of over-the-counter artificial tears. The primary hypothesis is that tear fil...

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Tear Film Innovations, Inc.

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Headquartered in Morrisville, North Carolina, TearScience has pioneered devices that provide significant clinical improvement in the treatment of evaporative dry eye. Of the more ...

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