Today we are sharing a 2006 patent assigned to Brainlab. (As mentioned, we are featuring a foundational Pervasive Neurotech patent a day, from older to newer by issue date)
U.S. Patent No. 7,008,370: Method and device for transcranial magnetic stimulation.
- Assignee(s): Brainlab Ag
- Inventor(s): Phillip Tanner, Andreas Hartlep, Henrik Wist, Kerstin Wendicke, Thomas Weyh
- Technology Category: Transcranial Stimulation
- Issue Date: March 7, 2006
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