neural stimulation


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neural stimulation

The activation or energizing of a nerve, through an external source.
See also: stimulation
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GES differs from gastric pacing in the location of the applied stimulus: in the latter, the stimulus is applied to the muscle itself, whereas in the former, the neural stimulation is applied to the enteric nervous system.
a leader in the neurotechnology industry, is developing neural stimulation, sensing and processing technology to improve the lives of those with severe paralysis resulting from spinal cord injuries, neurological disorders and other conditions of the nervous system.
In a series of experiments the researchers blocked different receptors, including NMDA, to see the receptors' effect on long-term neural stimulation.
a leader in the neurotechnology industry, is developing neural stimulation, sensing and processing technology designed to improve the lives of those with severe paralysis resulting from spinal cord injuries, neurological disorders and other conditions of the nervous system.
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The other winners are Maysam Ghovanloo and Khalil Najafi from the University of Michigan for their design of a Modular 32-Site Wireless Neural Stimulation Microsystem.