Self-tuning brain implant could help treat patients with Parkinson’s disease

Posted by on May 29, 2018 10:53 pm
Categories: health

Deep brain stimulation has been used to treat Parkinson’s disease symptoms for 25 years, but limitations have led researchers to look for ways to improve the technique. This study describes the first fully implanted DBS system that uses feedback from the brain itself to fine-tune its signaling.

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