Monash Vision: Direct to brain bionic eye

Monash Vision Group (MVG) brings together engineering, computer scientists and medical researchers from Monash University and Alfred Health and industry partners Grey Innovation and MiniFAB.

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Monash University

Monash University is one of Australia’s leading universities with an enviable record for research and development leading to commercialisation.

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Grey Innovation

Grey Innovation is a cutting edge, engineering technology commercialisation company with extensive experience in complex software, hardware and mechanical architectures across a number of industries.

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Alfred Health

Alfred Health is one of the four founding partners of the Alfred Medical Research and Education Precinct (AMREP), one of Australia's leading centres in clinical and biomedical research.

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MiniFAB is a privately owned company whose business is the design, integration and manufacture of polymer micro and nano-engineered systems for the Biotech, Health, Agriculture, Food, and Environmental Sectors.

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Monash Vision

Developing the direct to brain bionic eye.

Neural interface

The implanted electro-neural interface will be an advanced array of up to 625 micro-penetrating electrodes to stimulate the brain’s visual cortex.