Medical professionals

Medical professionals

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Retinitis pigmentosa

Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) is a type of hereditary retinal dystrophy. The most common forms by far are typical retinopathia pigmentosa and cone-rod dystrophy. The prevalence of RP is between 1 in 3,000 and 1 in 7,000 – making retinitis pigmentosa the most common hereditary retinal disease.

 


Subretinal retina implant - RETINA IMPLANT Alpha AMS

People affected by Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) will experience a slow progressive loss of visual field, in most cases eventually resulting in blindness. Our dedicated team of scientists and engineers carry out research and development with the aim of opening a window for RP patients - a window of hope.

Our Implant, the RETINA IMPLANT Alpha AMS, can help restore a certain degree of useful vision.

 

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RI OkuStim - therapy option for retinitis pigmentosa

New perspectives in Retinitis pigmentosa: Retina Implant´s RI OkuStim system now offers a trialed theraphy which can slow the course of disease in RP-patients who still have a residual visual function.

 

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