Europe Approves Artificial Retinas Made by Second Sight  
3/4/2011 7:53:55 AM

Heraold Sun -- A US company has gained approval to sell a bionic eye - dashing Australia's hopes to be a world leader in commercialiSing such a device. Los Angeles-based Second Sight Medical Products said Australia was now one of a series of countries "on its radar" for marketing and transplanting its bionic eye - dubbed the Argus II - which this week received commercial go-ahead in Europe, The Australian reported.