Bionic Sight Overview

  • Founded
  • 2012

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 4

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $2M

  • Investors
  • 2

Bionic Sight General Information


Developer of a medical device designed to develop and commercialize prosthetic treatments for blindness due to retinal degenerative disease. The company's device uses retinal code that can convert visual images into similar patterns of an action potential that the retina normally produces and can do so across a broad range of stimuli including faces, landscapes, and movement, essentially replicating patterns in a code the brain is expecting and can recognize, enabling users to bring prosthetic capabilities up to the level of near-normal image representation.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Therapeutic Devices
Primary Office
  • 430 East 63rd Street
  • Apartment 2-G
  • New York, NY 10065
  • United States
+1 (646) 000-0000

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Bionic Sight Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
2. Later Stage VC 01-Mar-2020 $2M 000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Early Stage VC 01-Jan-2014 Completed Generating Revenue
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Bionic Sight Executive Team (2)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Sheila Nirenberg Ph.D Co-Founder & Principal
William Hauswirth Ph.D Co-Founder
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Bionic Sight Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since
Stephen Potter Applied Genetic Technologies Board Member 000 0000
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Bionic Sight Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Bionic Sight Investors (2)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Applied Genetic Technologies Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Partnership Fund for New York City Impact Investing Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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