Bionic Eye Close to Reality with New Camera

Steve Austin was the six-million dollar man. The TV series saw and mangled astronaut rebuilt, complete with bionic eye. Science fiction has often led scientists to develop similar technologies. Now … [Read more...]

Bionic Eyes Under Development

The world of "bionics" was made famous in the mid-1970s after a fictional character, astronaut Steve Austin was rebuilt after a crash.  With his right arm, both legs and his left eye replaced with … [Read more...]

Electronic Implant in the Eye Restores Sight of Two Patients Suffering from Retinitis Pigmentosa

On 15 April 2008, as part of an international Phase I clinical study, surgeons at Moorfields carried out two successful operations to implant an artificial electronic retinal device into the eyes of … [Read more...]