Second Sight Retinal Prothesis Implanted In First Patient In Asia

Sylmar-based medical device maker Second Sight Medical Products, which develops implantable retinal prothesis designed to help provide some useful vision in blind patients, says it has implanted its first system in Asia. Second Sight Medical said the Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System was implanted in a patient at the Chang Gung Memorial Hospital (CGMH), in Linkou, Taiwan.