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Novel Wireless Brain Sensor Unveiled
2013-02-28 11:18:44

A team of neuroengineers based at Brown University has developed a fully implantable and rechargeable wireless brain sensor capable of relaying real-time broadband signals from up to 100 neurons in freely moving subjects.

Paralyzed Woman Moves Robot Arm With Her Brain
2012-05-17 07:05:43

For one lucky woman, 15 years of paralysis was broken on Saturday, April 12 when the 58-year-old woman, who is unable to speak, controlled a robotic arm by thinking about a particular action.

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2011-03-25 10:45:44

Demonstrating an important milestone for the longevity and utility of implanted brain-computer interfaces, a woman with tetraplegia using the investigational BrainGate system continued to control a computer cursor accurately through neural activity alone more than 1,000 days after receiving the BrainGate implant.

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2009-07-14 11:10:00

Electrodes implanted in the brain of a laboratory monkey have allowed the animal to control a robotic arm with great dexterity.

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2006-07-12 14:59:28

A Paralyzed man using a new brain sensor has been able to move a computer cursor, open e-mail and control a robotic device simply by thinking about doing it, a team of scientists said on Wednesday.


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