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Second Sight announces market entry in South Korea

Second Sight announces market entry in South Korea

17 July 2017

Second Sight, a developer, manufacturer and marketer of implantable visual prosthetics to provide useful vision to blind patients has announced its market entry into South Korea. Second Sight have performed implants of their Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System for two patients in South Korea. They have also performed their second implant in Taiwan, marking their effort to grow in the region.

Will McGuire, Chief Executive Officer of Second Sight had this to say: “These implants represent important milestones in the Company’s efforts to expand our footprint in Asia. With our entry into South Korea, and a second implant now performed in Taiwan, we are continuing our mission to bring Argus II to even more blind individuals around the world. We look forward to treating more patients throughout Asia in the coming months,”.

Read the full press release here.

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