Washington UniversityTell me if this hurts...It sounds like something from a science-fiction novel: communicating with another person not by speaking or gesticulating, but simply by thinking.
Mental telepathy mumbo-jumbo, right?
Nope. According to scientists at the Washington University Sc ... More >>
image viaElectrocorticography in action. (Yes, those are electrodes on a human brain.)Dr. Eric Leuthardt, who works at the Washington University School of Medicine, has the coolest toys of anybody in St. Louis: first the Monteris Medical AutoLITT System, a laser-tipped wand that zaps brain tu ... More >>
image viaThe Monteris Medical AutoLITT System at work.The doctors at Barnes Jewish Hospital have a new toy to play with and use to kill brain tumors: the Monteris Medical AutoLITT System. It's not an especially catchy name, but it sure does look cool: a thin metal wand with a glowing red lase ... More >>