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In a first ever demonstration of a two-way interaction between a primate brain and a virtual body, two monkeys trained at the Duke University Center for Neuroengineering learned to employ brain activity alone to move an avatar hand and identify the texture of virtual objects.
According to new research, controlling brain wave signals can cut braking distances and help drivers avoid car crashes.
New research focusing on high-frequency oscillations, termed ripples and fast ripples, recorded by intracranial electroencephalography (EEG), may provide an important marker for the localization of the brain region responsible for seizure activity.
Researchers have developed a "Brain Cap" technology that allows users to turn their thoughts into motion.
Mind-machine interface could lead to life-changing technologies for millions of people College Park, MD (PRWEB) July 27, 2011 â€œBrain capâ€ technology being developed at the University of Maryland allows users to turn their thoughts into motion.
Almost everyone has experienced one memory triggering another, but explanations for that phenomenon have proved elusive.
Bringing the real world into the brain scanner, researchers at The University of Western Ontario from The Centre for Brain and Mind (http://www.uwo.ca/its/brain/) can now determine the action a person was planning, mere moments before that action is actually executed.
CARDIFF, Calif., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mind Technologies, Inc. (http://mindtechnologiesinc.com) (OTC Pink: MTEK), announces the progress of the Company's proprietary EEG headset and is providing an update on the Company's Form 2-11 submission.
A new brain implant may one day be used to reactivate paralyzed limbs.
A brain implant developed at the University of Michigan uses the body's skin like a conductor to wirelessly transmit the brain's neural signals to control a computer, and may eventually be used to reactivate paralyzed limbs.
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