Eye microbiome
Contacts May Affect Eye Microbiome
Contacts May Affect Eye Microbiome
Jef Akst | Mar 23, 2016
The bacterial communities in the eyes of contact lens wearers resemble those of the skin, according to a study. 
Contact Lenses Can Change the Ocular Microbiome
Contact Lenses Can Change the Ocular Microbiome
Amanda B. Keener | Jun 1, 2015
A study finds that wearing contact lenses may alter the composition of the bacterial community living on the surface of the eye.
Visualizing the Ocular Microbiome
Visualizing the Ocular Microbiome
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | May 12, 2014
Researchers are beginning to study in depth the largely uncharted territory of the eye’s microbial composition.