Issue Date: November 30, 2015
Clearing Up Cataracts With Cholesterol-like Molecules
If you’re fortunate to live a long, rich life, the odds are good that you’re going to get cataracts. According to the National Eye Institute, more than half of people in the U.S. over the age of 80 have cataracts or have had cataract-removal surgery.
And with the country’s aging population, it’s predicted that in the next 35 years, the number of Americans with cataracts will double to about 50 million. Despite those growing numbers, . . .
To view the rest of this content, please log in with your ACS ID.
- Chemical & Engineering News
- ISSN 0009-2347
- Copyright © American Chemical Society