DOE Artificial Retina Project

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Funding for this work ended in FY 2011.

Interviews with Artificial Retina Recipients

Mr. R: Argus II recipient (Italy)

You Tube video (2012; 2011 implantee)

Mr. F: Argus II recipient (Italy)

You Tube video (2012; 2011 implantee)

Mr. P: Argus II recipient (France)

You Tube video (2012; 2009 implantee)

Mr. K: Argus II recipient (England)

You Tube video (2012; 2009 implantee)

Peter L.: Blind man fitted with 'bionic eye' sees for first time in 30 years

Mail Online (UK) (2009)

Image promoting Mail Online Article

Barbara C .: Blind U.S. woman has experimental electronic eye implant

CNN video and article (2009)

NDTV video and article (2009) (link no longer available)

Ron: The man with the bionic eye

BBC Video and article (2009)

Kathy B: Helping to Advance the Frontiers of Medical Research
A Patient's Perspective

Artifiical Retina News article (2009)

NBC Nightly News interview with Kathy B (2009) (link expired)

Terry Byland Vision Quest Pioneer
Artificial Retina Recipient Sees Brighter Future

Artifiical Retina News article (2007)

Terry was also featured in a 2005 Scientific American Frontiers episode. (link no longer available)

Linda M.: Eyeing the Future, A New Kind of Vision

Artificial Retina News article (2006)



The Artificial Retina Project was part of the
Biological and Environmental Research Program
of the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science
Funding for this work ended in FY 2011.

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