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Recent technological advances–from fields as diverse as gene and protein engineering to optics/photonics, chemistry, materials science, nanoscience, electrophysiology, and more–offer unprecedented opportunities for measuring and manipulating neural cells and circuits… Read More


Can Meditation Help Pain After Surgery?

September 25th, 2016|0 Comments

By LUCETTE LAGNADO Doctors at New York’s Mount Sinai hospital are testing if meditation can reduce patients’ needs for narcotic painkillers after back surgery Patients [...]

TransTech 200 Innovator List Announced

September 5th, 2016|0 Comments

These 200 People and Companies Use Tech to Transform the Future of Human Well-Being. The first-ever TransTech200 was announced on August 30, 2016 at Singularity [...]

He may have invented one of neuroscience’s biggest advances. But you’ve never heard of him

September 5th, 2016|0 Comments

ByAnna Vlasits The next revolution in medicine just might come from a new lab technique that makes neurons sensitive to light. The technique, called optogenetics, [...]

Maker Movement Turns Scientists into Tinkerers

August 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

By Prachi Patel Researchers in growing numbers are starting to enlist do-it-yourself 3-D printers, cheap electronics, sensors and more to advance their work To do [...]

How to Start Meditating: Meditation Tips from the Experts

August 10th, 2016|0 Comments

What is Meditation? Looking for some Meditation tips? From people who really know what they are talking about? Then you’re in the right place…. Quickly! [...]

National Wearables Survey Reveals Accuracy is Top Priority Among Consumers; Lack of Continually Interesting Insights Among Top Reasons for Discontinued Use

July 6th, 2016|0 Comments

Survey conducted by Valencell and MEMS & Sensor Industry Group reveals consumer interest in monitoring advanced health metrics like stress, blood pressure, and sunlight exposure [...]