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1. (WO2018039353) DUAL MODE ACCOMMODATIVE-DISACOMMODATIVE INTRAOCULAR LENS

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/039353    International Application No.:    PCT/US2017/048219
Publication Date: Fri Mar 02 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Thu Aug 24 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: A61F 2/16
Applicants: Z LENS, LLC
Inventors: BEER, Paul, Marius
Title: DUAL MODE ACCOMMODATIVE-DISACOMMODATIVE INTRAOCULAR LENS
Abstract:
A dual mode accommodative-disaccommodative intraocular lens comprising: a haptic system (100) comprising a plurality of closed- loop haptics having shape memory; a shape-shifting flexible optic (105) comprising an anterior optic capsule and a posterior optic capsule fused together defining therebetween an optic vesicle filled with a fluid, wherein the haptics are attached to the optic, allowing an action of the haptics to alter a shape of the optic, the dual mode AD-IOL, at rest, is in a fully accommodated configuration; a restraining ring (255) connectable to the haptics and tabs (240) that connecting the restraining ring to the haptic immobilize the haptic in a disaccommodated configuration of the AD-IOL.