Research

BrainGate system harnesses brain signals to control assistive devices

BrainGate system harnesses brain signals to control assistive devices

BrainGate system harnesses brain signals to control assistive devices

The BrainGate team focuses on developing and testing neuroscientifically inspired technologies to improve the communication, mobility, and independence of people with neurologic disorders, injury, or limb loss. Team leaders John Donoghue and Leigh Hochberg work with physicians, scientists, and engineers at Brown, the Providence VA Medical Center, and Massachusetts General Hospital.