Friday, August 17, 2007

Cyber Eye Implants have Arrived

The Scientific American has an article on new miniature eye implants that are being used to help people with macular degeneration see.

The optical prosthetics, tiny enough to be balanced on a fingertip, dramatically improved the vision of about two thirds of the 206 patients studied in a 24-month clinical trial, according to a new study published in Archives of Ophthalmology. |Link|
That is so cyberpunk!


Via Boing Boing

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