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Cyberkinetics, Case to develop system to help restore extremity function
...dergone a craniotomy by providing neurologists and neurosurgeons
a new resource to detect, transmit and analyze neural activity. Cyberkinetics' BrainGate TM System is being designed to give severely paralyzed individuals, as well as individuals with motor impairment from a variety of causes, a long-term, direct...
Slow brain waves play key role in coordinating complex activity
...sts at the University of California, Berkeley, and neurosurgeons
and neurologists at UC San Francisco (UCSF) is beg...waves to produce a finer map of the brain to guide neurosurgeons
during brain surgery and potentially to use these same high frequency oscillations to control roboti...
Teenager moves video icons just by imagination
...o had the grids implanted so that neurologists and neurosurgeons
can find the area in the brain serving as the focus for an epileptic seizure, with hopes of removing it to avoid future seizures. To do this, the boy and his doctors, Dr Mathew Smyth and Dr John Zempel, had to wait for a seizure. Usin' the noggin ...
New fMRI technology making brain tumor surgery safer
...ognition, and mobility centers of the brain, allow neurosurgeons
to remove tumors to the greatest extent possible w...ence Institute. “It has significantly affected how neurosurgeons
plan to do neurosurgery and how much tumor they can remove while still avoiding critical areas of br...