Yes, there’s an app for that! Korean and American scientists have invented a device capable of controlling neural circuits and distributing light and drug therapies to defined areas of the brain that is completely manipulated by a smartphone app. Neuroscientists now have a tool to trigger any specific combination or sequence of light and drug delivery into an implanted target animal without being present in the laboratory.Continue reading
Improvements in our technology have not only changed our routines, access to information and daily lives, it may also be changing the way that our brains are processing it all.
Smartphone1Scientists are using smartphones to learn more about how our brains change and adapt to our environment and routines.Continue reading