neural interface

STEER: 3D Printed Guide for Nerve Regrowth Control and Neural Interface in Non-Human Primate Model

Author(s): Agata Blasiak, Kian Ann Ng, Marshal Dian Sheng Wong, Chne-Wuen Tsai, Astrid Rusly, Gil Gerald Lasam Gammad, Kai Voges, Camilo Libedinsky, Shih Cheng Yen, Nitish V. Thakor, Amitabha Lahiri
STEER: 3D Printed Guide for Nerve Regrowth Control and Neural Interface in Non-Human Primate Model 461 480 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
Our work aims to address the challenging problem of reactive-fibrosis in establishing a long term peripheral neural interface (PNI). We present a novel interface – STEER PNI – that harnessed the fibro-axonal growth from the nerve and incorporated fibrosis in its design. STEER PNI consists of a synthetic guide that steers fibro-axonal growth toward encapsulation of the electrodes incorporated within the guide itself. We validated the functionality of this interface in macaques with electrophysiology and immunohistochemistry. This design provides a practical approach for creating long term neural interfaces with applications in neuro-prosthetics and beyond. read more

Chronic in vivo evaluation of PEDOT/CNT for stable neural recordings

Author(s): Takashi D.Y. Kozai, Kasey Catt, Zhanhong Du, Kyounghwan Na, Onnop Srivannavit, Razi-ul Haque, John Seymour, Kensall Wise, Euisik Yoon, Xinyan Tracy Cui
Chronic in vivo evaluation of PEDOT/CNT for stable neural recordings 170 177 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)

Takashi D.Y. Kozai, Kasey Catt, Zhanhong Du, Kyounghwan Na, Onnop Srivannavit, Razi-ul M. Haque, John Seymour, Kensall D Wise, Euisik Yoon, X. Tracy Cui, University of Pittsburgh, University of Michigan,  ePack, Inc, Structured Microsystems…

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Brain-Computer Interfaces Using Sensorimotor Rhythms: Current State and Future Perspectives

Brain-Computer Interfaces Using Sensorimotor Rhythms: Current State and Future Perspectives 556 235 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)

Han Yuan, Bin He Laureate Institute for Brain Research, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA; Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, Volume 61, Issue 5, Page: 1425 – 1435     …

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