Stimulating specific regions of the brain can help to improve memory and word recall in those with severe epilepsy, a new Nature Communications study reports.
Researchers have successfully recorded brain signatures of movement symptoms and deep brain stimulation of Parkinson's patients in real time. The findings could lay the groundwork for personalize therapies for those with the neurodegenerative disease.
Researchers have successfully made an artificial connection from the brain to the locomotion center in the spinal cord by bypassing with a computer interface.
Carbon nanotube fibers appear to be superior to metal electrodes for DBS, a new study reports.
A new computer model shows the beneficial effects of deep brain stimulation arise from how it interrupts the cycle promoting runway beta in a circuit loop between the subthalamic nucleus and striatum.
Using VNS tone therapy is safe and has brought some significant improvement to some tinnitus sufferers, a new study reports.
Closed loop stimulation technique offers a significant step forward in developing new methods to treat Parkinson's disease.
A pioneering study is underway to test the effectiveness of deep brain stimulation in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease.
According to researchers, deep brain stimulation reduces the desire to use heroin and rat models of addiction.
Deep brain stimulation helps reduce movement tics and verbal outbursts in people suffering from Tourette, researchers report.