News Archive

2017

Making Sense of the Neural Network

GTNeuro researchers on the cutting edge are exploring the frontier between our ears

Sun, Feb 26, 2017 | Read story
Suddath Symposium gets into the Brain

25th annual gathering at the Petit Institute featured ground-breaking research in neuroscience

Thu, Feb 23, 2017 | Read story
Brain-computer Interface Allows Fast, Accurate Typing by People with Paralysis

High performance brain-to-computer interface

Tue, Feb 21, 2017 | Read story
Buzzing the Vagus Nerve Just Right to Fight Inflammatory Disease

An electric buzz to the vagus can fight chronic inflammation -- this fine-tune makes it even better.

Wed, Jan 4, 2017 | Read story

2016

Noninvasive Visual Stimulation May Illuminate a Path for Alzheimer’s Disease Treatment

Successful reduction of beta amyloid plaques achieved by using flickering light to modulate brain activity and energize immune cells

Wed, Dec 7, 2016 | Read story
Secret Phenotypes: Disease Devils in Invisible Details

Computers viewing tiny traits could reveal previously invisible underpinnings of horrible diseases.

Tue, Nov 22, 2016 | Read story
Robotic Cleaning Technique Could Automate Neuroscience Research
Wed, Nov 9, 2016 | Read story
The Emory neuromodulation and Technology Innovation Center (ENTICe) is soliciting applications for its 2016 Pilot Grant Program.
Fri, Oct 14, 2016 | Read story
NIH Grants Support Research on Balance in Parkinson's and Other Diseases

Two new grants to researchers at Emory University and the Georgia Institute of Technology

Thu, Oct 6, 2016 | Read story
NeuroDay 2016 at Georgia Tech

Neuroscience and neurotechnology community gather for “state of the union”

Wed, Jun 22, 2016 | Read story
"Bursting" Cells Gain the Brain's Attention for Life-or-Death Decisions

Researchers have for the first time precisely manipulated the bursting activity of cells in the thalamus.

Wed, Jan 13, 2016 | Read story

2015

Study finds ballet training may improve balance and coordination in daily activities

Study finds ballet training may improve balance and coordination in daily activities

Sun, Nov 1, 2015 | Read story
ImmunoEngineering Seed Grants Announced

Five teams of Georgia Tech-Emory researchers awarded $50,000 each

Thu, Oct 22, 2015 | Read story
BRAIN Initiative Taps Two Labs from Georgia Tech

Petit Institute researchers Christine Payne and Garrett Stanley contributing to global effort

Sun, Oct 18, 2015 | Read story
Georgia Tech, Emory Unite to Train Healthcare Roboticists

Georgia Tech and Emory faculty members are uniting to train the next generation of engineering students in healthcare robotics technologies, so they can better understand the changing needs of patients and their caregivers and healthcare providers.

Thu, Oct 8, 2015 | Read story

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