iRNA Therapy for Glioblastoma

April 28, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Glioblastoma multiforma is one of the deadliest forms of cancer. And, it has proven tenaciously resistant to every form of [MORE]

Guiding Nerve Repairs

April 28, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D Printed Guide for Nerve Repair
Severed nerves sometimes can be sutured but materials scientists at University of Sheffield (UK) have [MORE]


March 10, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells
About half of patients who develop early-onset frontotemporal dementia have a mutation in the gene expressing progranulin [MORE]

Pediatric Blood-Brain Barrier Chip

February 3, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

The naturally-occurring blood-brain barrier is a mesh of capillaries within which endothelial cells are spaced so tightly that they form [MORE]

Wireless Brain Sensor

February 3, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wireless Brain Sensor
Since bioengineers at Brown University wowed the world in 2012, showing how a neuro implant allowed quadriplegic Cathy [MORE]

Stem Cells for MS Therapy

February 3, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

“Three years after a small number of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) were treated with high-dose immunosuppressive therapy and then [MORE]

Injectable, Wireless Pain Modulation Device

January 20, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Stimwave Pain Modulation Device
For decades, neurologist have been able to implant wired devices that pulse electrical stimulation to a site [MORE]

Culturing Neurons on Patterned Nanofibers in 3D Hydrogels

January 6, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nerve Cells
Neuron regeneration has enormous potential for people suffering from all kinds of central nervous system traumas and degenerative diseases. [MORE]

Polysilicon Brain Interface

October 21, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Brain Sensor
Neural implants have brought hope to paralyzed people, but hope may out pace reality because of metal materials that [MORE]


September 30, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

About half of all traumatic brain injuries involve damage to neural axons, and result in a range of [MORE]

Ten Neurochip Examples

September 16, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Novel Sensors Monitor Cerebral Pressure
From deep brain stimulation, to cerebral pressure monitors, memory restoring implants, neuro-controlled bionics, and the first [MORE]

LLNL to Develop DARPA’s Implantable Neural Device

September 9, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Implantable Neural Device
One the one hand are 270,000 traumatic brain injuries in the American military since 2000, and on [MORE]

GE’s Research on Neural Implants

August 26, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wireless Brain Implants for Paralysis
Neural implants that allow paralyzed people to “think’ their way to movement have been in the [MORE]

Long Term Survival of ESC’s for Parkinsonism

July 29, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ole Isacson
For some time it has been suspected that embryonic stem cells, transplanted to the substantia nigra of Parkinson’s [MORE]