Oblique Plane Microscopy

February 21, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mesoscopic oblique plane microscopy
“By augmenting the illumination angle of the light sheet with a transmission grating, we [researchers at Johns [MORE]

Detecting Brain Tumors in a Drop of Blood

December 6, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Surveillance of Brain Cancer Using Self-Functionalized 3D Nanoprobes for Noninvasive Liquid Biopsy
“We [at Toronto Metropolitan University] hypothesize that holistic analysis [MORE]

Holographic Microscopy

November 29, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

A neural network in the brain of a living mouse was observed without removing the skull
“Specifically, the researchers [in Korea] [MORE]

Expanding Brain Organoids

November 15, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ensuring human-like basal progenitor levels in hominid cerebral organoids
“The human-specific gene ARHGAP11B has been implicated in human neocortex expansion.  . [MORE]

Transporter Protein that “Swims” to Brain Injury

October 18, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Researchers discover the collaborative mechanism between neurons and glia that drives the proliferation of neural stem cells following brain injury
“The [MORE]

Million Electrode Array for Brain-Computer Interface

September 13, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Million electrode array for brain interfaces Is under development
Under DARPA’s Neural Engineering Systems Design Program, engineers at Columbia University have [MORE]

Flexible Microprobe for Studying Neural Networks

August 16, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Photograph of a small capsule supporting the neural probe, with a closeup of the microfiber tip
From nanoengineers at the University of California-San [MORE]

Ionic Communications for Implantables

June 28, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ionic communication for implantable bioelectronics
“Here, we [electrical engineers at Columbia University] introduce ionic communication (IC) that uses ions to effectively [MORE]

Charting Brain Growth over a Lifetime

June 28, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

World-first massive MRI study charts brain changes from birth to death
“To create a series of charts tracking average brain development [MORE]

microRNAs: How to Tell Your Friends from the Apes

May 24, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Student researchers discover genes unique to humans in search for source of our evolutionary distinctiveness
“Using computational tools, the team [from [MORE]

A “Wearable” for Non-Invasive Brain Imaging

April 5, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Non-invasive optical brain imaging
“Kernel, a medtech company based in California [Culver City, Los Angeles] has developed the Kernel Flow, a [MORE]

Ultralow-Field MRI Imaging

April 5, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ultralow-field MRI scanner
“A compact ultralow-field (ULF) brain MRI scanner that does not require magnetic or radiofrequency shielding and is acoustically [MORE]

New Brain Signal Sensor

April 5, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Human brain signals in record-breaking resolution
“A new array of brain sensors can record electrical signals directly from the surface of [MORE]

Methylation of the Brain’s Residential Immune Cells

March 15, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cryopreserved microglial cells
From neuroscientists at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai: “We found that human microglial cells have [MORE]