Forma Life Science Marketing, a leading marketing firm for biotech, pharma and medical device companies, has been selected agency for TearScience®, Inc. a privately-held medical device company, located in Morrisville, NC.

TearScience recently announced the completion of $44.5 million of Series C funding, to commercialize medical devices used to diagnose and treat the most common cause of dry eye disease.  It is estimated that 70% of the 100 million people with chronic dry eye worldwide, suffer from a condition known as evaporative dry eye disease, a deficiency in the protective lipid layer of natural tears.

“We are pleased to be working with Forma on the launch of our dry eye system,” said Brian Regan, Vice President of Marketing and Market Development for Tear Science. “Forma has a focused understanding of the landscape of our industry and as specialists in the life sciences a strong history of success crafting pivotal ethical messaging.”