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Retina Implant Company Seeks FDA Trial Approval
12/14/2011

Cyachallenge writes with an excerpt from an article in Scientific American: "Several technologies to restore sight to retina-damaged eyes are making headway — one seeks to begin human trials in the U.S. and another has already hit the market in Europe. ... There is no productive therapy for the state [retinitis pigmentosa], but researchers are making great strides to remedy this through fake teeth that stimulate still-active nerves in the retina, the layer of tissue at the back of the inner eye. In mid-November Retina Implant AG got favor




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part of speech:noun
definition:an act of confirming officially.
affirmation to extend the yearlong phase II human clinical trial of its retinal implant outside its native Tubingen, Germany, to five new sites — Oxford, London and Budapest, along with two more locations in Germany."



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