1 October 2019 Analysis
Akili Interactive is developing a range of ‘prescription video games’ that combine specialised algorithms with cutting-edge gaming tech to improve cognitive function in various patient groups with neurological disorders. How...
30 September 2019 News
Scientists at the Stanford University School of Medicine in the US have identified a molecular marker that could enable doctors to diagnose Parkinson’s accurately, early and in a clinically practical...
30 August 2019 News
Engineers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed a magnetically steerable robotic thread which could be paired with existing endovascular technologies to treat blockages and lesions in the brain.
20 August 2019 News
Researchers have developed a promising form of optic nerve stimulation that could help blind patients see light.
16 August 2019 News
Application of non-invasive electrical stimulation to the brains of patients with tumours is able to decrease blood flow within the malignant growths, researchers have found.
14 August 2019 News
Intensive blood pressure control may be crucial for preventing the development of the white matter lesions characteristic of dementia, according to a new study.
12 August 2019 Analysis
In July 2019, enigmatic multi-billionaire and tech idol Elon Musk made a highly anticipated announcement about his brain-computer interface company NeuraLink. Despite the ensuing excitement, the device it has developed...
12 August 2019 News
Swedish designer and manufacturer of implants for bone regeneration, OssDsign has filed for Japanese regulatory approval of OssDsign Cranial.