Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Hybrid Drug-Eluting Microfluidic Neural Probe for Chronic Drug Infusion|
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|| April 2019 -
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|Total Award Amount
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Intracortical brain-machine interfaces (BMIs) offer the promise of providing independence and an improved quality of life to individuals with severe motor dysfunction resulting from neurologic injury or disease. Despite hardware, software, and surgical advances for BMIs, neural spike activity recordings continue to show high variability and unpredictability and ultimately progressive degradation. A neuroinflammatory tissue response that results in astroglial scarring and neuronal process degrada...
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