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A microrobot for brain disease research

A microrobot for brain disease research

Researchers have developed a neural cell delivery microrobot that connects neural networks by accurately delivering neurons to the intended locations under the in vitro environment.

Don't forget to clean robotic support pets

Don't forget to clean robotic support pets

Research from the University of Plymouth suggests that robot pets could pose an infection risk if passed between staff and service users without cleaning.

Using AI to reveal how memories are coded in the brain

Using AI to reveal how memories are coded in the brain

Researchers have discovered that a population of neurons in the brain’s frontal lobe contain stable short-term memory information within dynamically-changing neural activity.

mhealth: an app to screen for early signs of dementia

mhealth: an app to screen for early signs of dementia

Dementia screening could be as easy as using a smartphone app that listens to elderly people speak.

Wearable brain-machine interface could control a wheelchair

Wearable brain-machine interface could control a wheelchair

Combining new wearable electronics and a deep learning algorithm could help disabled people wirelessly interact with a computer.

Personalised VR could help improve mental health

Personalised VR could help improve mental health

New tool LifePathVR will enable new forms of self-reflection on our journey through life and contribute to our mental health and well-being.