retinal implant

Image of the Day: Retinal Cell Implant
The Scientist Staff, The Scientist Staff | Apr 17, 2018
For the first time, a transplant of replacement tissue grown from stem cells has been shown to be feasible for patients with macular degeneration.
Bionic Eye Success
Jef Akst | Jul 23, 2015
An 80-year-old man with age-related vision loss receives a retinal implant that allows him to see basic shapes.
Restoring Sight
Sabrina Richards | Aug 13, 2012
A strategy to transmit signals to retinal nerve cells may show promise as a step toward alternative retinal prosthesis design.