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2014-07-11 08:24:51

GENEVA, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EPFL and the University of Geneva (UNIGE) are pleased to announce the appointment of John P. Donoghue. The American neuroscientist is to head the Wyss Center at Campus Biotech [http://www.campusbiotech.ch/en ] in Geneva. The new Wyss Center for Bio- and Neuro-Engineering, located on Campus Biotech in Geneva, has named as its director one of the most internationally recognised neuroscientists. John P. Donoghue, founder of Brown...

BRAIN Initiative Gains Momentum In Anxiety, Depression Research
2014-05-29 13:24:31

[ Watch the Video: Untangling The Brain Circuits In Mental Illness ] Alan McStravick for redorbit.com - Your Universe online Just over a year ago, the White House announced a new initiative aimed at gaining a broader understanding of how the human brain works. The BRAIN (Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies) Initiative will present new and novel ways to treat, prevent and cure brain disorders like Alzheimer's, schizophrenia, autism, epilepsy and traumatic brain...

2014-05-05 16:30:16

SAN DIEGO, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mind Solutions, Inc. (OTC - VOIS), is providing an update to shareholders to inform them of the progress being made to complete The Company's EEG Headset and solidify a partner with deeper resources and market penetration. The Company has been fortunate to attract very reputable, household names in the technology space who have shown an interest in furthering our BCI, (Brain Computer Interface) technology to help mankind. We have narrowed down...

Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System
2014-04-27 04:18:45

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A few decades ago, instruments capable of tapping into a person’s nervous system to help restore movement, sensations or cognitive function seemed impossible. Now, however, the National Science Foundation (NSF) has released a how-to guide for those interested in building their own brain-machine interfaces (BMIs). Guide author and AAAS Science and Technology Policy Fellow Valerie Thompson recruited the engineers behind the Argus...

2014-04-08 08:31:02

OTTAWA, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Personal Neuro Devices Inc. ("PND") (http://personalneuro.com), developer of world-first mobile neuro applications, is levering its expertise with Google Glass to turn Glass into a powerful neuro-imaging device with Introspect, the PND Wearable. Google Glass is a voice-interactive computer with an optical head-mounted display that knows where you are and what time it is, and has Internet connectivity to keep you informed about what matters to you as you...

2014-03-12 12:29:18

LONDON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Brain Signal Analysis Software Market Outlook to 2017 Brain signal analysis software represents a niche product category that caters to a very specific segment of the global medical device industry. They are used for advanced processing and analysis of the raw EEG data that is acquired using EEG machines on patients. As per our report, "Brain Signal Analysis Software Market Outlook to...

Master Monkey Uses Thoughts To Control Paralyzed Monkey
2014-02-19 14:42:53

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a research project inspired by the movie “Avatar,” scientists from Cornell University and Harvard Medical School have designed a system that allows one monkey to control the paralyzed body of another monkey using only thoughts, according to a newly published report in the journal Nature Communications. The study team said they hope their research will eventually allow for paralyzed individuals to regain control of their body....

2014-01-14 08:35:36

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mind Solutions, Inc. ( www.MindSolutionsCorp.com ) (OTCQB: VOIS), is pleased to see Intel and other Fortune 500 companies eager to enter the brain-computer-interface (BCI) market. Following this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, the Company has seen a surge in top technology companies seeking to enter the market. What was once a space reserved for small, innovative companies that were ahead of their time, The BCI sector is...

Communication between man and machine – a fascinating area at the interface of chemistry, biomedicine, and engineering
2014-01-11 04:24:50

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The latest era of science could be considered the Age of Cyborgs, according to scientists at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). Cyborgs, or cybernetic organisms, may seem like a science fiction movie, but scientists writing in the journal Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed say the day of cyborg creations is coming. To be clearer, the scientists aren’t saying to expect Terminators walking around, but instead cyborg research is being...

2013-11-18 15:20:44

Abstract: 18886 (Hall F, Core 2, Poster Board: 2197) "Virtual reality hands" — controlled by stroke survivors' thoughts — could help them recover use of their hands and arms, according to a small study presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2013. "Using a brain-computer interface, we've created an environment where people who may be too physically impaired to move can practice mental imagery to help regain use of their arms and hands," said Alexander Doud,...


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