Latest Neural engineering Stories
Research results reported in Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience
The same technology currently used to help stimulate parts of the brain and help stroke, dementia, and depression patients could be adapted to create weapons that can be fired with a single thought and other non-medical purposes.
A hard probe inserted in the cerebral cortex of a rat model turns nearly as pliable as the surrounding gray matter in minutes, and induces less of the tough scarring that walls off hard probes that do not change.
Just like right out of a Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein novel, Israeli researchers have created a robot brain in which they implanted into the skull of a rat with brain damage allowing it to function normally again.
A new brain implant may one day be used to reactivate paralyzed limbs.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.