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Topic: BrainGate

Researchers design new brain implant

News, Science & Research

Researchers design new brain implant

December 2, 2018 Comments are Disabled

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.

News, Science & Research

Neuroscience professor receives $1.5 million to study sensory information

October 14, 2018 Comments are Disabled

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

News, Science & Research

University study improves interfaces between brain, computers

February 4, 2018 Comments are Disabled

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

News, Science & Research

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

March 6, 2017 Comments are Disabled

Even simple communication is a constant struggle for paralyzed patients.

Science & Research

Art, science merge in STEAM tech project

October 15, 2013 1 comment

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