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  1. Brain Implant that ‘Dissolves’ Over Time

    Brain Implant that ‘Dissolves’ Over Time

    An implantable brain device that literally melts away at a pre-determined rate minimizes injury to tissue normally associated with standard electrode implantation, according to research led by a team from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. The researchers describe online in Nature Materials a new class...

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  2. RADAR-CNS programme aims to improve lives of patients with brain disorders

    RADAR-CNS programme aims to improve lives of patients with brain disorders

    A major new research program supported by the Innovative Medicines Initiative launches today, which will develop new ways of monitoring major depressive disorder, epilepsy, and multiple sclerosis using wearable devices and smartphone technology. The RADAR-CNS (Remote assessment of disease and relapse – Central Nervous System) programme aims to improve patients’...

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