Robots hunt neurons to record brain activity

External News Details

Craig Forest and colleagues at MIT are developing robots to perform whole-cell patch-clamping, a difficult but powerful method that allows neuroscientists to access neurons' internal electrical workings.

Additional Information

Groups

Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience (IBB)

Categories
Student and Faculty
Keywords
Robots hunt neurons to record brain activity
Status
  • Created By: Colly Mitchell
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Aug 29, 2012 - 5:59am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:25pm