Work packages

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Work packages

WP1 – Visual Restoration by Prosthesis: preclinical validation – WP leader: Tübingen University

Objectives:
– Reach cell resolution using photosensitive stimulating nanoparticles
– Assess the synergy of hybrid chemical/ electrical stimulations,
– Demonstrate functional efficacy of a whole diamond visual prosthesis

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WP2 – Visual Restoration by chemical and biological photoswitches: preclinical validation – WP leader: Sorbonne Université (Institut de la Vision)

Objectives:
– Develop new chemical photoswitches
– Evaluate new cell targets to achieve natural ON/OFF responses
– Compare response properties to optogenetic stimulation versus electrical implants

ESR implementing their research project in this WP:

WP3 – From natural vision to model for artificial vision – WP leader: Miguel Hernandez University

Objectives:
– Develop algorithms to enhance useful visual information in an image,
– Develop bio-inspired model to encode visual information for artificial vision – Develop visual encoding schemes for prosthetic vision
– Develop models to predict the outcome of prosthetic vision

ESR implementing their research project in this WP:

WP4 – Visual Perception during retinal diseases in animal models and patients – WP leader: Aalto University

Objectives:
– Define how the visual system is evolving during the pathological process in animal models and patients.
– Propose new clinical endpoints to demonstrate a benefit for the patients in their daily life.
ESR implementing their research project in this WP:

WP5 – Training & Dissemination – WP leader: EPFL

Objectives:
– Training activities in excellent level
– Train well ESRs with a large carrer perspectives
– Inform general public about EnTRAIN Vision project

WP6 – Managment – WP leader: Sorbonne Université

Objectives:
– Coordinate the administrative, financial and legal aspects of the project

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WP7 – Ethics requirements – WP leader: Sorbonne Université

– Ensure complience with the “ethics requirements” set out in this work package

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enTRAIN Vision Kick-off meeting! 430 293 enTRAIN VISION

enTRAIN Vision Kick-off meeting!

The Kick-off meeting of enTRAIN Vision will take place on 24th September 2020. Due to the COVD-19 travel and meeting restriction, the meeting will be held remotely. Supervisors, ESRs and administrative representatives of all partners…

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Extended deadline! 430 293 enTRAIN VISION

Extended deadline!

The submission deadline for ESR4, ESR5, ESR6, ESR9, ESR10, ESR13, ESR14 and ESR15 has been postponed to 29th May 2020! Apply now to join a network of leading labs in vision restoration!

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enTRAIN Vision recruitment process is launched! 430 293 enTRAIN VISION

enTRAIN Vision recruitment process is launched!

15 Early Stage Researchers (ESRs) will join the enTRAIN Vision network and work on innovative technologies for restoring vision in blind patients. Their training in academic institutes or industry will be completed by several secondments,…

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