Thanks to technology evolution, the field of health is also evolving so fast to make life easier for people with special needs. Recently, a group a US and German scientists and researchers have created an artificial eye called the "bionic eye", which is going to help blind people to see again !

the bionic eye is a computer chip, The chip is attached to a mini camera that is integrated in glasses that the patients wear.

The role of the camera is to capture images and send them to the chip who translate them into signal that the brain can interpret.
Basic versions of the eye have been tested on a group of patients and results have been positive.

The device is expected to cost $30,000.

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