Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Scientists activate arm, hand muscles with epidural electrical stimulation
Marco Capogrosso and colleagues report in Nature Communications on a technology to improve upper-limb movements in individuals with paralysis.
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
FDA and Pitt announce collaboration to help restore vision
Joining forces with the FDA is expected to speed availability of augmented reality headsets or brain stimulation to help people with low vision “see” their surroundings.
Thursday, December 3, 2020
Sleep-wake gene mutation leads to cocaine addiction in mice
Colleen McClung, Lauren DePoy and colleagues find a molecular basis for the connection between disruption of circadian rhythms and predisposition to substance abuse.