Sight-Restorative Eye Donations and Transplants in Colorado and Wyoming Break Records
January 18, 2018 12:32 ET | Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Bank
DENVER, Jan. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The number of eye donations in Colorado and Wyoming, and the number of sight-restorative corneal transplants performed as a result, were at an all-time high...
New Art Exhibit Shows the World Through Eyes That Were Once Blind
March 07, 2016 14:45 ET | Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Bank
DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - March 07, 2016) - What if the blind could suddenly see? A unique exhibit featuring photographs taken by people who were once blind but can now see because of a corneal...
Record Number of Eye Donors Leads to Record Number of Sight-Saving Transplants
February 03, 2016 15:47 ET | Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Bank
DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - February 03, 2016) - A record number of people regained their sight because a record number of people in Colorado and Wyoming were eye donors in 2015. The Rocky...
Jack and Christine Nisselius Honored by Eye Bank
April 14, 2015 10:11 ET | Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Bank
DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - April 14, 2015) - The Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Bank announced today the naming of the Lion Jack and Christine Nisselius Eye Bank Annex in recognition of the couple's...
New Technology Contributes to Rise in Transplantable Corneas
January 28, 2015 10:00 ET | Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Bank
DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - January 28, 2015) - The number of people who received sight-restoring transplants from an eye donor in Colorado or Wyoming rose 10 percent in 2014. While the number of...
Eye Bank and Boulder County Coroner Sign Agreement
August 12, 2014 18:30 ET | Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Bank
DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - August 12, 2014) - The Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Bank (RMLEB) and the Boulder County Coroner have signed an agreement outlining the procedures to be followed when a decedent...
Colorado Springs Sky Sox to Receive National Award
August 09, 2013 12:30 ET | Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Bank
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO--(Marketwired - August 09, 2013) - The Colorado Springs Sky Sox have been awarded a Donate Life Champion award from Donate Life America, a national...