Brown unveils novel wireless brain sensor

February 28, 2013
Cortex communication Credit: Fred Field for Brown University

In a significant advance for brain-machine interfaces, engineers in the Brown Institute for Brain Science have developed a novel wireless, broadband, rechargeable, fully implantable brain sensor that has performed well in animal models for more than a year. They describe the result in theJournal of Neural Engineeringand at a conference this week.