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2009-12-23 14:40:00

The development of a bionic eye that will restore vision to someone who is completely blind is a step closer after the research team working on the project detected signals in the brain from electrodes implanted in the retina of a living eye. The project, led by Associate Professor Michael Ibbotson from The Vision Centre and The Australian National University, has been investigating how artificial electrical signals can be converted into meaningful biological signals in the eye. It uses a...


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