This is a very interesting 2004 patent, assigned to Brainlab AG, outlining a way to use computer modeling to target brain stimulation.
U.S. Patent No. 6,827,681: Method and device for transcranial magnetic stimulation.
- Assignee(s): Brainlab AG
- Inventor(s): Phillipp Tanner, Andreas Hartlep, Henrik Wist, Kerstin Wendicke, Thomas Weyh
- Technology Category: Transcranial Stimulation
- Issue Date: December 7, 2004
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