Development of the first biohybrid artificial retina built with silk fibroin and retinal cells

An international research led by the Complutense University of Madrid has taken a further step to solve the age-related macular degeneration (AMD)-derived blidness problem with the development of the first biohybrid artificial retina built with silk fibroin and retinal cells. “The biohybrid retina is a cell therapy for the reconstruction of the damaged retina by […]

Continue Reading

Oculus Facebook account row prompts German competition probe

Facebook is under investigation by German officials over its virtual reality headset, the Oculus Quest. The Oculus Quest 2 requires a Facebook account to work, something widely criticised by reviewers and VR fans. Germany’s competition authority now says that requirement could be an abuse of Facebook’s dominant market position. “We intend to examine whether and […]

Continue Reading