Nano Professor Zhang is Co-Author of Paper in Nature on Promising Non-Surgical Cataract Treatment

Working with Dr. Kang Zhang, professor at the UCSD Department of Opthamology, Dr. Liangfang Zhang helped develop a treatment using nanoparticles infused with a steroid present in cataract-free eyes. This, followed by a regimen of steroidal eye drops, dramatically decreased the severity of cataracts in animal subjects. Results were published in the July 22, 2015 edition of the Journal Nature.  

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