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Lifewatch Tech ranked #29 Holder of Pervasive Neurotech Intellectual Property*

Life­Watch is a provider of ambu­la­tory health mon­i­tor­ing solu­tions that help physi­cians and users detect early symp­toms across a range of con­di­tions, pri­mar­ily by lever­ag­ing ECG (heart rate mon­i­tor­ing) tech­nol­ogy. Read the rest of this entry »

Neuroimaging study: Unregulated stress can sabotage your self-control and your diet



Brain scans show how every­day stress can sab­o­tage your diet (CBS News):

As any­one who’s ever downed a pint of ice cream after a bad day at the office knows, the stresses of every­day life can sab­o­tage self-control when it comes to diet. But why? Read the rest of this entry »

Natus Medical ranked #28 Holder of Pervasive Neurotech Intellectual Property*

Founded in 1989, Natus Med­ical is an inde­pen­dent com­pany that man­u­fac­tures med­ical devices for a range of con­di­tions. Their prod­ucts span new­born care, neu­rol­ogy, sleep, hear­ing, and bal­ance. Their key IP in non­in­va­sive neu­rotech­nol­ogy focuses on diag­nos­tic and mon­i­tor­ing devices Read the rest of this entry »

The Federal Trade Commission challenges brain health claims by Procera AVH dietary supplement



Pro­cera AVH Mar­keters Can For­get About Claim­ing to Reverse Mem­ory Loss (National Law Review):

It turns out that there is not a magic pill capa­ble of revers­ing the effects of aging on the human brain, includ­ing mem­ory loss, or at least not one we can remem­ber right now. The FTC recently reminded the mar­keters of Pro­cera AVH, a dietary sup­ple­ment that allegedly com­bats mem­ory loss and cog­ni­tive decline, of their respon­si­bil­i­ties as Read the rest of this entry »

Advanced Brain Monitoring ranked #27 Holder of Pervasive Neurotech Intellectual Property*

Advanced Brain Monitoring


Advanced Brain Mon­i­tor­ing devel­ops neu­rotech­nol­ogy and sleep med­i­cine. The neu­rotech­nol­ogy focus includes research and med­ical grade EEG devices under the brands B-Alert and Stat X-Series — both wire­less so that alert­ness and brain states can be mon­i­tored on the go. Read the rest of this entry »

Meditation apps help spread the practice



Top Med­i­ta­tion Apps (BrainBlogger):

Med­i­ta­tion is not only a hip­pie trend any­more, with more and more peo­ple becom­ing inter­ested in it…For many, med­i­ta­tion remains a real chal­lenge. Read the rest of this entry »

Braintainment Resources ranked #26 Holder of Pervasive Neurotech Intellectual Property*

BrainBrain­tain­ment Resources/ was a pio­neer in the mid-to-late 1990s in the pro­duc­tion of cog­ni­tive train­ing and brain health assess­ment soft­ware. Their main prod­ucts, Think Fast and Cog­nome­ter, were intended to be used on a home PC to mea­sure and improve men­tal skills such as mem­ory, atten­tion, Read the rest of this entry »

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