NSTI Nanotech 2009

Visual Cortical Implant

T. Martinuzzo
Univalor, CA

Keywords: Neurotechnology, Neurostimulation, Implantable device, Visual prosthesis, Cortical implant, brain-machine interface.


An electronic platform is proposed to recover vision for blinds. The platform is made of a miniaturized implant connected to the Cortex communicating to a camera or an eye prosthesis. Tests on rats recently started in order to appreciate in vivo the functioning of the intracortical visual electronic system.
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