Research brief: Researchers 3D print prototype for ‘bionic eye’

Public Release: 28-Aug-2018   University of Minnesota IMAGE: Researchers at the University of Minnesota have fully 3D printed an image sensing array on a hemisphere, which is a first-of-its-kind prototype for a “bionic eye. ” Credit: University of Minnesota, McAlpine… Read More ›

Injectable electronics

  “demonstrated that the scaffolds could be used to create “cyborg” tissue” Public Release: 8-Jun-2015 New system holds promise for basic neuroscience, treatment of neuro-degenerative diseases Harvard University It’s a notion that might be pulled from the pages of science-fiction… Read More ›

The Cyborgs Era Has Started

Press Release 003/2014 Interfaces of Technical Devices with Organisms for Medical Applications – KIT Scientists Report in “Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed.” Communication between man and machine – a fascinating area at the interface of chemistry, biomedicine, and engineering. (Figure: KIT/S…. Read More ›

Chips that mimic the brain

Contact: Giacomo Indiveri 41-446-353-024 University of Zurich No computer works as efficiently as the human brain – so much so that building an artificial brain is the goal of many scientists. Neuroinformatics researchers from the University of Zurich and… Read More ›

Activating the ‘mind’s eye’ — sounds, instead of eyesight can be alternative vision ( can actually “see” and describe objects and even identify letters and words )

Contact: Jerry Barach 972-258-82904 The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Jerusalem, Nov. 7, 2012 — Common wisdom has it that if the visual cortex in the brain is deprived of visual information in early infanthood, it may never develop properly… Read More ›