bionic eye

Bionic Eyes Are Coming, and Theyll Make Us Superhuman

Posted in Hardware on 14th Nov, 2016
by Alex Muller

Bionic eyes are already in development and could alleviate sight issues for hundreds of millions suffering from visual impairments or blindness.

Bionic eye restores mans vision after being blind for 40 years

Posted in Science on 19th May, 2016
by Alex Muller

The rare procedure gained FDA approval in the United States only recently, and there are just a handful of doctors capable of performing the complex surgery.

New bionic eye will send images direct to the brain to restore sight

Posted in Medicine on 18th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

The breakthrough should help restore basic vision in people without a working retina. 'You dont need an eyeball at all'

Age-related macular degeneration patient receives bionic eye transplant

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Jul, 2015
by Alex Muller

The Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System is designed to stimulate remaining retinal cells, allowing them to obtain useful visual information.

Bionic eye clinical trial results: long-term safety, efficacy

Posted in Medicine on 26th Jun, 2015
by Alex Muller

3 year clinical trial results of the Argus II retinal implant (bionic eye) have found that it restored some visual function in 30 people blinded by a degenerative eye disease.