The latest from the cyborg department.
Exploring Sleep and Mood My lab, the Fu and Ptacek lab of UCSF, hopes to examine this link to better understand both. With
Over the past few decades, billions of dollars have been poured into three areas of research: neuroprosthetics, brain-computer interfaces and optogenetics. All three areas of research are already transforming humanity and solving many of the problems that seem to have stumped our natural evolutionary processes.
When the brain forms a memory, a population of brain cells is thought to undergo lasting physical or chemical changes, creating
I'd moved into a place near the beach in the hope of enjoying some world-famous California weather -- but every day, until the sun burned away the fog around lunchtime, the only weather I saw was the thick mist that blanketed my porch.
Optogenetics is a combination of genetics and optics to manipulate single neurons using pulses of light delivered to the brain via fiber optic threads.