Implantable device to stimulate vagus and modulate stimulation

Implantable device to stimulate vagus and modulate stimulation

A vagus nerve implant with two electrodes - one to apply desired stimulation going down into the body, the other to block unwanted stimulation going up to the brain.  Georgia Tech / Rob Felt

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Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Engineering, Life Sciences and Biology
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vagus nerve, Robert Butera, neural implants, inflammatory, inflammation, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Crohn's Syndrome, arthritis
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  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
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  • Created On: Jan 5, 2017 - 11:35am
  • Last Updated: Jan 5, 2017 - 12:02pm