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Donald J. Munro is the Business Development Director of the Laboratory, University of Heidelberg.

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DGII Mainz

Apple Lab at the 34th DGII Annual Congress.

In News, Feb 15, 2020

Welcome 2020: New website

We wish you a Happy New Year - may it be a successful year for all our clients and partners.

In lab, news, Jan 01, 2020

70th IOL anniversary

Today is the 70th anniversary of the first IOL operation, Sir Harold Ridley’s implantation of an intraocular lens.

In history, lab, Nov 29, 2019

2019 cataract poster prizewinners in Paris

The First prize for cataract posters was awarded to Daniel H Chang MD, USA, for his poster “Visual outcomes and defocus curve profile of a next-generation diffractive presbyopia-corre...

In Sep 15, 2019

EDOF wavelength dependence

The latest paper from the research group at the David J Apple Lab has been accepted for future publication (in December later this year) in the influential American Journal of Ophthal...

In publication, Aug 19, 2018

Optical Quality July 1, 2018

New research article from the Apple Lab on Material Analysis and Optical Quality Assessment in IOLs opacified after Pars-plana Vitrectomy

In publication, news, Jul 01, 2018

Lab at ASCRS•ASOA ANNUAL MEETING (Washington DC)

PLEASE VISIT THE APPLE LAB EXHIBIT AT BOOTH 762 AT THE 2018 ASCRS•ASOA ANNUAL MEETING.

In news, Apr 14, 2018

Dresden news

In Feb 17, 2018

Albert Galand 1938 - 2015.

Albert Galand, born 29 October 1938 in Woluwe-Saint-Lambert (Brussels) and died 22 December 2015 in Liege, Belgium.

In pioneer, news, Jan 06, 2016

New Look for the Lab

New look for Apple Lab - in October the main laboratory room of the Apple Lab was refurbished.

In news, Nov 02, 2015

Jan Worst 1928 to 2015

Jan Worst – a pioneer of intraocular lens design and the co-founder of the Ophtec IOL-manufacturing company – has died in Groningen in The Netherlands on 25th September 2015.

In pioneer, news, Oct 01, 2015

DGII Award for Mary Attia

Karlsruhe, Germany 28th February 2015 - DGII Award for Dr Mary Attia. During the 29th annual meeting of the German-speaking Society of Intraocular Lens Implantation, Interventional an...

In research, news, Mar 11, 2015

Feast for Eye and Ear

Heidelberg, Wednesday 21 January 2015

In news, Jan 25, 2015

The Ridleys visit the Lab

50 Years of the Ridley Eye Foundation

In news, Dec 22, 2014

Boston ASCRS.

Boston, Massachusetts 29th April 2014: At the 2014 ASCRS Films Awards Ceremony Dr. med. Ramin Khoramnia MD FEBO won Runner-Up prize in the category, Cataract Complications, with the f...

In news, Apr 30, 2014

Congratulations, Ramin!

Ramin Khoramnia, Research Fellow from The Apple Lab came second overall in the European Board of Ophthalmology’s 2013 classification of 440 examination candidates.

In staff, news, Aug 29, 2013

A Lab with history

The origin of the David J Apple International Laboratory for Ocular Pathology goes back to the establishment in 1980 by David Apple and Randall J. Olson MD of a pathology laboratory i...

In history, Aug 01, 2013

(ARCHIVE) Apple Lab: Recruiting!

Apple Lab: Recruiting!

In staff, Jun 17, 2013

The Legend of Albert Schweitzer

Altstadt Heidelberg, Thursday 21 February 2013: Prof Gerd Auffarth gave a lively talk to a full audience in a church hall here, on the Mythos Albert Schweitzer.  Not only talking abou...

In news, Feb 22, 2013

Crossing an Ocean – the laboratory that moved

Last year, the Laboratory moved from Charleston South Carolina to University Eye Department of the University of Heidelberg. The Laboratory Head is Professor Gerd U. Auffarth, Eye Dep...

In news, Nov 02, 2012

David Apple's Life

Improving the world changed by Ridley’s invention … David Apple devoted his career to studying intraocular lenses and rescuing the reputation of their inventor.

In lab, history, Nov 01, 2012

Moving to Heidelberg.

Heidelberg, Germany. September 11, 2012. The initial phase has begun, to establish at the University of Heidelberg an international laboratory for research on intraocular devices - a ...

In lab, news, Sep 11, 2012