Using optogenetics to stimulate mice brains five days after a stroke helped improve motor control and brain chemistry, researchers report.
According to a new report, two patients with Dystonia were freed from the severe debilitating effects of the disease through deep brain stimulation therapy, continued to have symptom relief for months after their devices accidentally were fully or partly turned off.
Carbon nanotube fibers appear to be superior to metal electrodes for DBS, a new study reports.
Researchers are developing new technologies that can stimulate and sense neurons in the human brain non-invasively.
A long-term study suggests deep brain stimulation has good success rates and lasting benefits for patients with hereditary dystonia.
Researchers report self-perception does not diminish nor does an individual's personality change as a result of closed-loop brain stimulation brain implants for the treatment of epilepsy.
A new study reports the lateral habenula, an area of the brain linked to depression, plays a crucial role in decision making.
Researchers combine movement sensing electrodes on top of the brain with deep brain stimulating electrodes to help treat essential tremor, the world's most prevalent movement disorder.