Implantable electrode coating good as gold

Implantable electrode coating good as gold


Publication/Creation Date
May 4 2015
Creators/Contributors
Monika Biener (contributor)
Juergen Biener (contributor)
Christopher Chapman (contributor)
Hao Chen (contributor)
Marianna Stamou (contributor)
Pamela Lein (contributor)
Erkin Seker (contributor)
Media Type
Press Release
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
A team of researchers from Lawrence Livermore and UC Davis have found that covering an implantable neural electrode with nanoporous gold could eliminate the risk of scar tissue forming over the electrode’s surface.
HCI Platform
Implantables
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Brain
Augments
Healing, Treating

Date archived
May 3 2016
Last edited
May 3 2016
How to cite this entry
(May 4 2015). "Implantable electrode coating good as gold". Lawrence Livemore National Laboratory. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/1602