Scientists restore movement to paralyzed limbs through artificial brain-muscle connections
... In this case, electrodes implanted in the motor cortex
were connected via external circuitry to a ... Here, the researchers discovered that any motor cortex
cell, regardless of whether it had been ... able to establish a connection between the motor cortex
and sites in the spinal cord below the injury, ...
Discovery of 'creator' gene for cerebral cortex points to potential stem cell treatments
... only during the stage when the developing cortex
is made up of stem cells, not before or after. In ... to become the hippocampus, the oldest part of the cortex
in evolutionary terms and a major memory center of the brain.
Lhx2s role in cerebral cortex
development has far-reaching implications in the ...
Practice makes perfect -- motor memory possible for neuroprosthetic control
... used a mathematical model, or "decoder." The decoder, analogous to a simplified spinal cord, translated the signals from the brain's motor cortex
into movement of the cursor.
It took about four to five days of practice for the monkeys to master precise control of the cursor. Once they did, ...
Delcath Adds Senior Pharmaceutical Professional to Its Board of Directors
... Inc. (Nasdaq: DCTH ) today announced the appointment of Roger G. Stoll, Ph.D. to Delcath's Board of Directors. Dr. Stoll is Executive Chairman of cortex
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Amex: COR ), a biotechnology company specializing in the treatment of central nervous system disorders.
World Market for Biotechnology Reagents to Reach $32.5 Billion by 2012, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
... include Abbott Diagnostics, Applied Biosystems, Beckman Coulter Inc., Becton Dickinson and Company, Biomerieux SA, Chemicon International Inc., cortex
Biochem Inc., EMD Biosciences Inc., GE Healthcare, Invitrogen Corporation, Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, PerkinElmer Inc., Promega Corporation, Roche ...
RTXC Kernel Awareness Module from Quadros Systems Now Available for Keil Vision Debugger
... RTXCflashfile and the four-box logo are trademarks of Quadros Systems, Inc. ARM and RealView are registered trademarks of ARM Limited. ARM7, ARM9, cortex
and Keil are trademarks of ARM Limited. All other brands or product names are the property of their respective holders. "ARM" is used to ...
New map IDs the core of the human brain
... -- An international team of researchers has created the first complete high-resolution map of how millions of neural fibers in the human cerebral cortex
-- the outer layer of the brain responsible for higher level thinking -- connect and communicate. Their groundbreaking work identified a single ...
NeuroFocus Chief Science Advisor Wins Humboldt Prize
... of the frontal
cortex in orchestrating human behavior and the recent discovery that ultra
fast brain oscillations track behavior in the human cortex
that earned him
nomination and selection as a 2008 Humboldt Research Award winner. In
announcing the Award to Dr. Knight, the Foundation cited that ...
Quantitation of GAD67 Gene Expression in Prefrontal Cortex of Schizophrenia Patients Using the iCycler iQ Detection System and Molecular Beacons, Rev A
of a specific area of the cerebral cortex
the dorsolateral prefrontal
represents one of the central features of the ... 1999) also suggests
that prefrontal cortex
dysfunction may be related to abnormalities in ...
SUPERIOR RNA FOR DEMANDING APPLICATIONS
Human Frontal cortex
Human Occipital cortex
Human Parietal cortex
Improving RNA Amplification
... HeLa S3 cells (HeLa) and human inferior temporal cortex
(brain) were amplified.
Yields (g) ...
(200 ng) from human inferior temporal cortex
(brain) was amplified and
incubated ... source, either inferior temporal cortex
from human brain
(brain) or ...
Efficient DNA transfection of primary CNS neurons using TransMessenger
... neurons using
CryoCells from rat brain cortex
(QBM Cell Science, www.qbmcellscience.com ),
CryoCells, Rat Brain cortex
(QBM Cell Science) were cultured according to
CryoCells from rat brain cortex
can be used to generate high-quality cultures
Tissue Specificity for Mutation Parallels Tissue Specificity for Cancer
... mutation induction in the kidney after TDBP treatment is highest
in the cortex
layer and less in the outer and inner medulla (de Boer, et al., in
preparation). Tumors, however, do not arise in the cortex
but in the outer
medulla layer. This and other findings indicate that ...
Biolistic Transfection of Organotypic Brain Slices
... Slice Culture Preparation
Under sterile conditions, 400 m-thick coronal slices of postnatal day
14 (P14) ferret and P0-P5 rat cortex
are prepared as described elsewhere
(McAllister, Lo, and Katz, 1995). We use a short-term interface culture
system described ...
The Bio-Rad Silver Stain, Rev E
30. Heydorn WE et al., Effect of desmethylimipramine and reserpine on
the concentration of specific proteins in the parietal cortex
hippocampus of rats as analyzed by two-dimensional gel electrophoresis,
J Pharmacol Exp Ther 229, 622628 (1984)
Prepare siRNA and miRNA Probes in Just 1 Hour
... Brain. In
situ hybridization was performed on coronal mouse forebrain sections.
In situ hybridized cells in the mouse brain cortex
(A,B,D,E; 20X magnification)
and the head of the caudate nucleus (C,F; 40X magnification) are indicated
by arrows. ...