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Glaucoma and Eye Allergies

Study Title This study might be a good fit if you meet the following criteria

For how long can hand sanitizers protect your hands?

  • Are over 18 years of age
  • Do not have any active respiratory illness
  • Not currently using any antibiotics
  • Not currently using any steroids
  • Not allergic to alcohol or household disinfectants

Comparison of tear proteomics between patients with glaucoma and healthy subjects

  • Are 40 years or older, and be proficient in English
  • Are healthy with no systemic disease
  • Are not pregnant or lactating
  • Have either healthy eyes diagnosed with any type of glaucoma in one or both eyes (with no other ocular conditions)
  • Have no history of ocular surface disease, injury, surgery, recent or current infection of the eyes

Are you suffering from eye allergies? assessment of the eye's response during ocular allergy

  • Are aged 12 years or older
  • Have experienced eye allergy symptoms especially itching or hay fever symptoms or have a prior diagnosis of hayfever, nasal or eye allergies (allergic group)
  • Or do not have experience of eye allergy symptoms especially itching and hay fever symptoms and no prior diagnosis of hay fever, nasal or eye allergies (control group)
  • You do not wear contact lenses more than 2 times a week
  • You do not have any other known eye diseases or previous eye surgery
  • Your eligibility will be assessed through a combination of an eligibility questionnaire and an allergy test (consent required)