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I mplant rétinien L’implant rétinien, fabriqué par la société Second Sight, comprend 60 électrodes. Elles transmettent aux cellules nerveuses du fond de l’oeil des impulsions électriques correpondant au codage d'images par une caméra embarquée sur des lunettes. —Artificial retina The retinal implant, manufactured by Second Sight, is composed of 60 electrodes. They transmit impulses from a camera to the nerve cells at the back of the eye. Size: 3 x 5 mm. Cost of the implant: approximately 80,000 Euros.Researchs lead at the Institut de la Vision, Paris.

I mplant rétinien en place dans un oeil L’implant rétinien, fabriqué par la société Second Sight, comprend 60 électrodes. Elles transmettent aux cellules nerveuses du fond de l’oeil des impulsions électriques correpondant au codage d'images par une caméra embarquée sur des lunettes. —Artificial retina implanted inside the eye he retinal implant, manufactured by Second Sight, is composed of 60 electrodes. They transmit impulses from a camera to the nerve cells at the back of the eye. Size: 3 x 5 mm. Cost of the implant: approximately 80,000 Euros.Researchs lead at the Institut de la Vision, Paris.

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Bionic Organs: A Medical Revolution  

With the advent of the Human-machine interfaces, the borders between the alive and the artificial become blurred... For the biggest profit o...

Bionic Organs: A Medical Revolution  

With the advent of the Human-machine interfaces, the borders between the alive and the artificial become blurred... For the biggest profit o...

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