Microchip In Retina Gives Sight To Blinded

Posted by on November 8th, 2010


The beautiful dream of a bionic eye has come one step closer to mainstream reality when three blind patient regained sight after having a microchip implanted in their retina. This method is revolutionary as it doesn’t rely on a camera to transmit images to an artificial retina, but rather uses the eye itself to communicate the images to the brain.


[Independent UK via reader ITNinja]

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