(University of Pittsburgh) Neural stimulation is a pioneering technology that can be used to recover function and improve the quality of life for individuals who suffer from brain injury or disease. A challenge that remains with this technology is achieving long-term and precise stimulation of a specific group of neurons. University of Pittsburgh Assistant Professor Takashi D-Y Kozai received a $1.6M award from the NIH to develop an innovative solution to address these limitations.

Original source: https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-01/uop-ans010920.php