epilepsy

Wearable devices set to diagnose preeclampsia or epilepsy

Wearable devices set to diagnose preeclampsia or epilepsy

Transforming how common health conditions are diagnosed using point-of-care and wearable bio diagnostic devices is the goal of a new University of South Australia project.

3D printed rubbery brain implants

3D printed rubbery brain implants

Engineers are working on developing soft, flexible neural implants that can gently conform to the brain’s contours and monitor activity over longer periods.

Needle-like sensor helps treat illnesses

Needle-like sensor helps treat illnesses

A tiny, needle-like sensor that could potentially play a significant role in treating diseases such as depression, chronic pain, Parkinson’s and epilepsy.

Nanolaser has potential to treat neurological disorders

Nanolaser has potential to treat neurological disorders

Researchers have developed a tiny nanolaser that can function inside of living tissues without harming them.

Using game tech to treat cognitively impaired children in Africa

Using game tech to treat cognitively impaired children in Africa

Using a game, researchers are rehabilitating children who suffer from cognitive impairment after surviving life-threatening diseases such as malaria and HIV.

Graphene sensors can hear your brain whisper

Graphene sensors can hear your brain whisper

Researchers have developep a sensor that records brain activity at extremely low frequencies and could lead to new treatments for epilepsy.