Artificial Vision Research

Artificial vision research consortium

The Artificial Vision Research Consortium is an international task-force of scientists and clinicians from the fields of ophthalmology, biomedical engineering and vision restoration who are working on a range of vision restoration technologies, including stem cells, gene therapy, visual prostheses and optogenetics.

Logo

The aim of this initiative is to develop globally accepted standards for the measurement and reporting of psychophysical outcomes in patients with ultra-low vision who participate in interventional trials. The website provides information that is relevant for patients, clinicians, researchers and regulatory organizations or others with an interest in this field. This website includes a complete list of all human psychophysical work performed in this field, together with contact details for all visual prosthetic groups worldwide.

Results in visual prosthesis trials: reported human

Publications on psychophysical testing

  • Results in Visual Prosthesis Trials

Guidelines for the assessment and reporting

  • Psychophysical Testing Results

Please note that the information provided on this website is intended as a guide only, and should not replace treatment and advice from your medical or eye care practitioner. If you have any questions regarding your eye condition or potential interventions, please speak to your health care practitioner.

 

Read the paper about building a smarter model for bionic retinas

Contact artificial vision research

Learn more about our program

Schedule Appointment Online

If you are having an emergency, call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room. Please do not utilize this scheduling feature for urgent medical situations.

For your safety please call our MyCare Advice Line at 844-262-1949 before scheduling if: You currently have a temperature greater than 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit. In the past 21 days you have been diagnosed with COVID-19. In the past 14 days you have had contact with anyone diagnosed with COVID-19. Or If you have experienced two or more of the following symptoms in the last 3 days: fever, chills, drenching sweats, new cough, loss of taste/smell, shortness of breath, body aches, headache, sore throat, runny nose or nasal congestion, nausea/vomiting/diarrhea.

Henry Ford Health System is committed to ensuring our Deaf or hard-of-hearing patients and visitors have equal access to all services. We provide the appropriate auxiliary aids and services, including qualified sign language interpreters, TTYs and other assistive listening devices, at no cost. To request assistance, call 313-916-1896 or email CommunicationAccess@hfhs.org.

Schedule Appointment for