3D-Printed Wearable Backpack Stimulator for Chronic in Vivo Aquatic Stimulation

Tang, Wei ;   Unguez, Graciela

Tags Muscle stimulationBiofeedback and related technologiesDesign and development

The neural mechanisms underlying changes in gene expression in the interconversion between skeletal muscle and the non-contractile...

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An Ingestible, NIR-Fluorometric, Cancer-Screening Capsule

Georgiou, Julius ;   Demosthenous, Panayiota

Tags Wellness monitoring technologies

Asymptomatic, early-stage, cancer detection is a problem in the small intestine, that is largely inaccessible. This paper presents a...

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Cortical Control of Intraspinal Microstimulation: Toward a New Approach for Restoration of Function after Spinal Cord Injury

Shahdoost, Shahab ;   Frost, Shawn ;   Dunham, Caleb ;   DeJong, Stacey ;   Barbay, Scott ;   Nudo, Randolph ;   Mohseni, Pedram

Tags Neural stimulation (incl deep brain stimulation)

Approximately 6 million people in the United States are currently living with paralysis in which 23% of the cases are related to spinal cord...

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Efficient Microstimulation of the Brain: A Parametric Approach

Watson, Meghan ;   Dancause, Numa ;   Sawan, Mohamad

Tags Neural stimulation (incl deep brain stimulation)

Microstimulation of brain tissue plays a key role in a variety of sensory prosthetics, clinical therapies and research applications. At present,...

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Pulsed Ultrasound for Enhancing Vaccine Production

Chen, JIe

Tags Therapeutic ultrasound

Hepatitis B is an infectious liver disease and vaccination is an effective way to protect individuals. We have applied mechanical wave...

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VLSI Circuits for Bidirectional Interface to Peripheral and Visceral Nerves

Greenwald, Elliot ;   Thakor, Nitish

Tags Neural stimulation (incl deep brain stimulation)Muscle stimulationBiofeedback and related technologies

This paper presents an architecture for sensing nerve signals and delivering functional electrical stimulation to peripheral and visceral...

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