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02.22.13
Microchip implant lets blind patients see shapes, skip the prosthetic
02.22.13

Microchip implant lets blind patients see shapes, skip the prosthetic

An eye-implanted chip from Retina Implant has restored patients' ability to discern light during i...

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02.15.13
FDA clears Argus II 'bionic eye' for sale in the US (video)
02.15.13

FDA clears Argus II 'bionic eye' for sale in the US (video)

Those in the US suffering from blindness due to retinis pigmentosa (RP) will now be able to regain...

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03.20.10
Subretinal implant successfully tested on humans, makes blind narrowly see
03.20.10

Subretinal implant successfully tested on humans, makes blind narrowly see

How many scientists does it take to properly install a lightbulb? When that lightbulb is an impla...

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10.21.06
UPenn scientists create replacement retina on a chip
10.21.06

UPenn scientists create replacement retina on a chip

Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania have developed a new silicon chip that could be "embedd...

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