By: Dr. David Rabiner
If you are among the many subscribers who registered for the How to Navigate Conventional and Complementary ADHD Treatments for Healthy Brain Development online course, I appreciate your interest. We have put together a curriculum that I believe you will find to be interesting and helpful. Read the rest of this entry »
Virtual reality startups take users to another dimension (CCTV America):
“Virtual reality has taken a leap forward this year with major companies and numerous startups offering technologies that take users to another dimension. It’s actually part of a growing field called neurogaming – where all the sensations of mind and body meet for an immersive experience. Read the rest of this entry »
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Course description: In order to successfully promote children’s healthy brain development, every Read the rest of this entry »
Brain technology patents soar as companies get inside people’s heads (Reuters):
“From ways to eavesdrop on brains and learn what advertisements excite consumers, to devices that alleviate depression, the number of U.S. patents awarded for “neurotechnology” has soared since 2010, according to an analysis released on Wednesday. Read the rest of this entry »
– Nielsen, Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, Medtronic, Microsoft and Brainlab emerge as leading IP holders
San Francisco, CA– (May 6, 2015) – SharpBrains, the leading market research firm tracking applied neuroscience, unveiled today–at the 2015 NeuroGaming Summit–a new 206-page report that, for the first time, analyzes the major intellectual property trends in the Pervasive Neurotechnology industry: non-invasive, potentially ubiquitous neurotechnologies, commercially viable outside major medical institutions or research facilities.
“Through this report’s wide and deep analysis, SharpBrains has made another key contribution to our understanding of the tools and technologies that are at the forefront of the global neurotechnology industry, and at the forefront of technology overall,” highlights Zack Lynch, Executive Director and Founder of the Neurotechnology Industry Organization.
Over the past two years Read the rest of this entry »
Alzheimer’s cure behind the boom in brain science (Financial Review):
“Biogen is one of many members of big pharma seeking the blockbuster drug which will inevitably be worth multiple billions of dollars. Big pharma in the US spends about $US5 billion a year on Alzheimer’s research and development.
Exponential growth in the disease over the past decade has not been accompanied by the development of approved drugs. In fact, Read the rest of this entry »
Time for SharpBrains’ April e-newsletter, wrapping up this month’s key neuroscience studies, neurotechnology news and brain fitness insights…and including a fun brain teaser at the end.
Finally, here’s a brain teaser to test your attention and memory: Can you identify Apple’s logo?
Have a great month of May