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ICREA Prof. Jose A. Garrido explains BrainCom to the Dutch radio station BNR

A team of European researchers is working on a brain implant that will eventually convert thoughts into speech. It is meant for people who have lost language processing and communication abilities. ICREA Professor José Antonio Garrido, leader of the ICN2 Advanced Electronic Materials and Devices Group and coordinator of the BrainCom project, explains how it works and why we should

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Graphene to restore speech at the MWC

As we have already reported, the GSMA Mobile World Congress returned to Barcelona and with it, the Graphene Pavilion. Back for the third year, the aim of this space is to bring graphene and related 2D materials to life for the diverse public that this congress attracts. With over 107,000 visitors from 205 countries, the

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Dr. Rainey gives an interview about ethics in neuroscience

Dr. Stephen Rainey, research fellow at the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, and co-worker in the BrainCom project gave an interview which you can find in the following link: 006 – Dr. Stephen Rainey The main topics discussed in the interview are ethics in neuroscience, including issues faced by the neuroprosthetics developed within the

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