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Tiny implant for imaging of brain activity

Tiny implant for imaging of brain activity

Researchers used nanophotonic technology to develop a brain-implantable tool that can aid in the optical imaging of brain activity.

Wireless implant detects oxygen deep within the body

Wireless implant detects oxygen deep within the body

Engineers have created a tiny wireless implant that can provide real-time measurements of tissue oxygen levels deep underneath the skin.

Bionic eye: Computer model fosters improvements

Bionic eye: Computer model fosters improvements

Researchers develop signals that could bring color vision and improved clarity to prosthesis for the blind.

First use of high-bandwidth wireless brain-computer interface

First use of high-bandwidth wireless brain-computer interface

BrainGate researchers demonstrated the first human use of a wireless transmitter capable of delivering high-bandwidth neural signals.

Enhanced safety and precision with semi-automatic milling systems

Enhanced safety and precision with semi-automatic milling systems

Professor Dr Henning Windhagen is a great fan of semi-automatic systems in the OR that help with implants but leave the surgeon in the driver’s seat.

Tattoo made of gold nanoparticles for diagnostics

Tattoo made of gold nanoparticles for diagnostics

Scientists have developed a novel type of implantable sensor which can be operated in the body for several months to transmit information on vital values and concentrations of substances or drugs in the body.

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