Share This Profile
Share this profile on Facebook.
Link to this profile on LinkedIn.
Tweet this profile on Twitter.
Email a link to this profile.
See other services through which you can share this profile.
This profile was last updated on 8/16/10  and contains information from public web pages and contributions from the ZoomInfo community.

Dr. Ralph P. Stone

Wrong Dr. Ralph P. Stone?


Phone: (847) ***-****  HQ Phone
Local Address: Fort Worth, Texas, United States
R.P. Stone Consulting Inc
1918 Manor Lane
Mundelein, Illinois 60060
United States

Company Description: R. P. Stone Consulting Inc. was founded in 2001 and has over 10 years of computer experience. The company is owned and operated by Darcy Stone as a Women Owned...   more

Employment History


  • Ph.D
  • PhD
17 Total References
Web References
Rub vs No-Rub: Which Should We Recommend?, 16 Aug 2010 [cached]
Ralph P. Stone Ph.D, , Christine W. Sindt, OD, FAAO
Biofilms: New Menace or Old Problem?, 16 Aug 2010 [cached]
Ralph P. Stone Ph.D,
No Blur * Dr. Kenneth E. Maller and Great Vision - We're In The News, 1 June 1996 [cached]
If a patient uses SupraClens only or rubs it directly on a soft lens, the lens will temporarily change parameters, says Ralph Stone, Ph.D., a senior director at Alcon. Storage of the lens in Opti-Free Express or Opti-One will re-equilibrate it.
Opti-Free® Express® No Rub Proven Effective Against Organism Causing Serious Eye Infections, 5 April 2002 [cached]
Studies show that Alcon's Opti-Free® Express® No RubTM Multi-Purpose Disinfecting Solution kills acanthamoeba in both the trophazoite and cyst form when lenses are stored in the solution for six hours or longer 1,2 , said Ralph Stone, Ph.D., vice president, Lens Care Research and Develop-ment at Alcon.Acanthamoeba eye infections are rare, but potentially serious and could lead to vision impairment.
An article in the British Journal of Ophthalmology February 2002 issue questioned the ability of some contact lens solutions to keep lenses safe from acanthamoeba.However, Opti-Free Ex-press No Rub was not included in the study.
"Opti-Free Express No Rub proprietary disinfecting formula - Polyquad® (polyquaternium-1)and Aldox® (myristamidopropyl dimethylamine) is different from the multi-purpose solution tested," explained Dr. Stone."Polyquad and Aldox kill acanthamoeba during the soak."Studies showing this have been published in the July 2000 issue of Contact Lens Association of Ophthal-mology Journal and in the 1998 edition of Contact Lens and Anterior Eye, a British journal.Opti-Free Express No Rub MPDS is widely available at retail stores.
The British Journal of Ophthalmology article authors tested the ability of two hydrogen peroxide-based care systems and one multipurpose solution to kill the microbe.The hydrogen peroxide systems tested required eight hours of soaking in un-neutralized solution to kill the acanthamoeba, which is much longer than systems available in the US employ.
Alcon Laboratories, Inc. - Investors & Media - Press Release, 12 Oct 2005 [cached]
"OPTI-FREE(R) RepleniSH(TM) MPDS is a significant advancement in the field of contact lens solutions," said Dr. Ralph Stone, Alcon vice president of Consumer Products and Clinical Operations.
Other People with the name "Stone":
Other ZoomInfo Searches
Accelerate your business with the industry's most comprehensive profiles on business people and companies.
Find business contacts by city, industry and title. Our B2B directory has just-verified and in-depth profiles, plus the market's top tools for searching, targeting and tracking.
Atlanta | Boston | Chicago | Houston | Los Angeles | New York
Browse ZoomInfo's business people directory. Our professional profiles include verified contact information, biography, work history, affiliations and more.
Browse ZoomInfo's company directory. Our company profiles include corporate background information, detailed descriptions, and links to comprehensive employee profiles with verified contact information.