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May 12 2021 | NIH
Scientists have developed a brain-computer interface (BCI) designed to restore the ability to communicate in people with spinal cord injuries and neurological disorders such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
May 12 2021 | The Guardian
A man who was paralysed from the neck down in an accident more than a decade ago has written sentences using a computer system that turns imagined handwriting into words.
May 12 2021 | Scientific American
Brain-computer interfaces, or BCIs, can restore movement in people with paralysis and may help treat neurological and psychiatric diseases.
May 12 2021 | ScienceNews
Electrodes in a paralyzed man’s brain turned his imagined handwriting into words typed on a screen. The translation from brain to text may ultimately point to ways to help people with disabilities like paralysis communicate using just their thoughts.
May 12 2021 | NPR
A man who is paralyzed was able to type with 95% accuracy by imagining that he was handwriting letters on a sheet of paper, a team reported in the journal Nature.
May 12 2021 | New Scientist
Neuroplasticity, or the brain's ability to remodel itself, enables us to interpret all kinds of sensations. We can use that to create new ways to perceive the world, says neuroscientist David Eagleman
May 10 2021 | Discover Magazine
Multitasking might seem like a clever way to get a grip on an out-of-control to-do list, but research shows that’s not such a great plan.
May 3 2021 | MedScape
Hypnotherapy may be an effective way to reduce opioid use in postsurgical settings, new research shows.
Apr 28 2021 | Medical Xpress
The hippocampus is a brain structure within the temporal lobe known to play a key role in memory and learning.
Apr 21 2021 | The World
Unlike smartphones, our mental hardware is tremendously changeable. Here’s how our remarkably nimble brains rewire themselves.