Thoughts on Translational Neurotechnology


"While humans outperform machines in certain tasks, like pattern recognition and creative abstraction, combining the two intelligences could make for an unprecedented approach to global problems."

13 September, 2016

Nexeon MedSystems to take on the likes of Med...

William Rosellini was a minor league pitcher in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization for about a year. His professional baseball career had one insur...

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8 September, 2016

HomeFeatured Brain Connections More Sophistic...

Newly discovered collection of proteins may aid brain disorders. In 1959, a scientist named Edward Gray showed that the miniscule gaps between neurons...

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2 September, 2016

Human Exoskeletons Are Helping Get Stroke and...

The days of people confined to a wheelchair because of a stroke or a spinal cord injury may be coming to an end in the not too distant future. The day...

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1 September, 2016

Study: Respicardia neurostim implant shows pr...

An implanted neurostimulator developed by Respicardia has been shown to significantly improve symptoms of central sleep apnea without serious side eff...

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1 September, 2016

Nestlé buys device co. to treat the inabilit...

Nestlé Health Science (NHSc) announced a milestone-based acquisition of Phagenesis, a medical device company working on a treatment for dysphagia. Dy...

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25 August, 2016

Deep brain simulation aids chronic brain inju...

Patients with chronic brain injury are being helped with a pioneering technique: deep brain simulation. Tests have shown how the technique improves qu...

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25 August, 2016

Mind-controlled nanobots could release drugs ...

By Helen Thomson A man has used thought alone to control nanorobots inside a living creature for the first time. The technology released a drug inside...

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24 August, 2016

Doctors wake coma patient by JUMP-STARTING hi...

Within 24 hours the patient’s responses had improved and in just three days he was fully conscious and had fist-bumped a doctor Doctors have wok...

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23 August, 2016

Bionics Consultant Will Rosellini Predicts ...

I recently had the pleasure to speak with Eidos Montreal’s primary bionics consultant for the Deus Ex series, Will Rosellini. Will has been involve...

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