Journal article

Safety Studies for a 44-Channel Suprachoroidal Retinal Prosthesis: A Chronic Passive Study

Carla J Abbott, David AX Nayagam, Chi D Luu, Stephanie B Epp, Richard A Williams, Cesar M Salinas-LaRosa, Joel Villalobos, Ceara McGowan, Mohit N Shivdasani, Owen Burns, Jason Leavens, Jonathan Yeoh, Alice A Brandli, Patrick C Thien, Jenny Zhou, Helen Feng, Chris E Williams, Robert K Shepherd, Penelope J Allen

Investigative Opthalmology & Visual Science | ASSOC RESEARCH VISION OPHTHALMOLOGY INC | Published : 2018


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) (Canberra, ACT, Australia)

Awarded by NHMRC

Funding Acknowledgements

The authors thank the following people for their respective contributions: Vanessa Maxim and Tara Lofhelm (Bionics Institute) for device fabrication, Tamara Brawn (Bionic Vision Australia, BVA) and BVA staff for administrative support, Fenella Long and Sue Peirce (St. Vincent's Hospital Melbourne) for veterinary advice, and the staff of the Biological Research Centre (University of Melbourne) and the Experimental Medical and Surgical Research Unit (St. Vincent's Hospital Melbourne) for support with animal care.Supported by the ARC Special Research Initiative in Bionic Vision Science and Technology grant to Bionic Vision Australia (RKS; Canberra, ACT, Australia); National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Grant 1082358 (PJA; Canberra, ACT, Australia); NHMRC Grant 1063093 (MNS). The Bionics Institute and the Centre for Eye Research Australia wish to acknowledge the support of the Victorian Government through its Operational Infrastructure Support Program (VIC, Australia).