Implantable Computer Chip Could Stop Seizures Before they Start

Implantable Computer Chip Could Stop Seizures Before they Start


Publication Title
Engadget
Publication/Creation Date
April 7 2016
Creators/Contributors
Stefan Harrer (creator)
University Of Melbourne (contributor)
IBM (contributor)
Persuasive Intent
Information
Discursive Type
Inventions
Description
Researchers from the University of Melbourne have teamed with IBM to develop an implantable computer chip capable of constantly monitoring the patient's brain activity and, hopefully, predict when they'll suffer an epileptic seizure.
HCI Platform
Implantables
Relation to Body
In
Related Body Part
Brain
Marketing Keywords
IBM, TrueNorth, Facebook, Google

Date archived
June 23 2016
Last edited
July 5 2021
How to cite this entry
Stefan Harrer. (April 7 2016). "Implantable Computer Chip Could Stop Seizures Before they Start". Engadget. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/Detail/objects/1720