eye care


The (Alcon) Family Tree: How One Company Seeded a DFW Life Science Legacy

by | Jan 21, 2020
Alcon gave rise to a startup ecosystem in North Texas that is spreading into all parts of how drugs, medical devices, and more are created.
New Details Released in Novartis’ Purchase of Encore Vision
by | Jan 27, 2017
The Swiss pharmaceutical company paid $465 million for the Fort Worth eye care startup.
Orbis flying eye
Orbis Flying Hospital Takes Eye Care to the World
by | Jul 11, 2016
The MD-10 is the world’s first certified hospital aircraft developed by Orbis, a nonprofit that fights blindness around the world.
Alcon Experience Center Helps Eye-Care Company Share Its Vision
by | Jan 26, 2016
In December, the Alcon Experience Center, a 36,000-square-foot, $7 million facility, opened in south Fort Worth.