Some cases of vision loss can be treated, thanks to the technological advancement in the field of ophthalmology.
The innovative invention of the bionic eye has the possibility to change lives effectively. Giving back even the basic visual perception to those who suffer from blindness allows them to become more independent.
This prosthetic eye consists of an internal photovoltaic system and carbon cells. The latter are able to convert light into electricity just like the photoreceptors in the eye do.