Topic: BrainGate

Researchers design new brain implant

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Researchers design new brain implant

December 2, 2018 0 comments

Researchers have shown that an experimental brain implant allows individuals with paralysis to control a cursor on a tablet computer.

Carlos Vargas-Irwin’s $1.5 million award will benefit BrainGate, a program that aims to research paralysis and other movement disorders.

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Neuroscience professor receives $1.5 million to study sensory information

October 14, 2018 0 comments

The fields of neuroscience and neurotechnology have been growing in recent years as researchers hope to understand the inner workings of the human species’ most puzzling organ: the brain.

University study improves interfaces between brain, computers

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University study improves interfaces between brain, computers

February 4, 2018 0 comments

The integration of man and machine may seem like science fiction, but the well-funded scientific movement aiming to restore functional independence to patients through the integration of computers is already a reality.

Paralysis patients achieve fastest typing yet with new brain-computer interface

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Paralysis patients achieve fastest typing yet with new brain-computer interface

March 6, 2017 0 comments

Even simple communication is a constant struggle for paralyzed patients.

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Art, science merge in STEAM tech project

October 15, 2013 1 comment

A workshop aimed to create technology for those with communication disabilities.