Friday, August 21, 2009

The 'Holy Grail' of Ophthalmic Devices

The 'Holy Grail' of Ophthalmic Devices

Believe it or not, the bionic eye is more fact than fiction. A device called Argus II is currently being developed by engineers at five U.S. Department of Energy laboratories and four universities. The high-density microelectronic-tissue hybrid device aims to restore sight to people blinded by diseases such as age-related macular degeneration and retinitis pigmentosa.

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