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Bioengineered "Living Electrodes" for Neuromodulation
Engineered axonal tracts for synaptic-based interface and modulation of neural circuitryInventorsD. Kacy Cullen, James Harris, John Wolf, H. Isaac Chen, Douglas Smith, Mijail SerruyaBrain-machine interface (BMI) and neuromodulation devices provide means to record and stimulate the nervous system to treat neurological deficits and/or provide a commu...
Published: 7/17/2018   |   Inventor(s): Daniel Kacy Cullen, James Harris, John Wolf, Han-Chiao Isaac Chen, Douglas Smith, Mijail Serruya
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Category(s): Materials, Medical Devices
Implantable Biofabricated Brain Pathways
Tissue engineered nigrostriatal pathway to treat Parkinson's diseaseInventorsD. Kacy CullenDouglas H. SmithProblemParkinson's disease (PD) affects 1-2% of people over 65 with costs estimated at $35 billion a year in the US alone (Global Data). Mitigating PD progression has been estimated to save $450,000 per patient. PD is characterized by uncontro...
Published: 7/17/2018   |   Inventor(s): Daniel Kacy Cullen, Douglas Smith
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Category(s): Medical Devices, Therapeutics & Vaccines, Materials