PRIMA

subretinal

5 implanted

active

The Prima System is intended to partially replace the normal physiological function of the eyes photoreceptor cells by electrically stimulating the nerve cells of the inner retina, which then transmit the visual information to the brain via the optic nerve.

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Background

The Prima System aims to elicit functional artificial, or bionic, vision in the form of light perception replacing partially the natural central vision loss. The Prima System is composed of three main elements: Wireless retinal implant, pair of glasses with a camera and digital projector, and a pocket processor.

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Device Specifications

  • Number of electrodes: 378

Clinical Trials