Today we are sharing a very interesting 2006 patent, assigned to Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, spanning both invasive and non-invasive neurotechnologies.
U.S. Patent No. 6,990,377: Systems and methods for facilitating and/or effectuating development, rehabilitation, restoration, and/or recovery of visual function through neural stimulation.
- Assignee(s): Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, Inc.
- Inventor(s): Bradford E. Gliner, Warren D. Sheffield
- Technology Category: Hybrid
- Issue Date: January 24, 2006
The ‘377 patent discloses treatments combining multiple neurotechnologies, coupling neurostimulation techniques (e.g., electrical, magnetic, etc.) with software-based visual training programs. [Read more…] about Recovery of visual function through neural stimulation: Key Neurotech Patent #22