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First-in-Human Trial of a Novel Suprachoroidal Retinal Prosthesis

Lauren N Ayton, Peter J Blamey, Robyn H Guymer, Chi D Luu, David AX Nayagam, Nicholas C Sinclair, Mohit N Shivdasani, Jonathan Yeoh, Mark F McCombe, Robert J Briggs, Nicholas L Opie, Joel Villalobos, Peter N Dimitrov, Mary Varsamidis, Matthew A Petoe, Chris D McCarthy, Janine G Walker, Nick Barnes, Anthony N Burkitt, Chris E Williams Show all

PLOS ONE | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2014

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Funding Acknowledgements

This research was supported by the Australian Research Council (http://www.arc.gov.au) through its Special Research Initiative (SRI) in Bionic Vision Science and Technology grant to Bionic Vision Australia (BVA). The Centre for Eye Research Australia (CERA) and the Bionics Institute receive Operational Infrastructure Support from the Victorian Government. CERA is also supported by a NH&MRC Centre for Clinical Research Excellence (#529923) grant - Translational Clinical Research in Major Eye Diseases (https://www.nhmrc.gov.au). RG is supported by an NHMRC practitioner fellowship (#529905). NICTA is funded by the Australian Government through the Department of Communications and the Australian Research Council through the ICT Centre of Excellence Program (http://www.arc.gov.au/ncgp/centres/centres_nicta.htm). Additional support for this project came from the Ian Potter Foundation (http://www.ianpotter.org.au), John T. Reid Charitable Trusts (http://www.johntreidtrusts.com.au), Retina Australia (http://www.retinaaustralia.com.au) and the Bertalli Family Foundation (http://fbe.unimelb.edu.au/scholarships/opportunities/undergraduate/the_bertalli_family_foundation_scholarships). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.