Advanced Bionics Receives US FDA Approval for HiFocus Mid-Scala Array

Advanced Bionics has received regulatory approval from the United States FDA.  The array  has already received approval from the European agency TÜV and Health Canada.

More information about the array here.

Official AB press release

New Electrode Array Technology Development

Pamela Bhatti, Ph.D., leads a team of scientists and engineers who are working on a new device that could dramatically improve sound resolution for deaf individuals who opt for cochlear implants. The researchers believe the new array could help users overcome the limitations in language perception that plague contemporary implants.

Read more here.