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The Intention Machine

Andersen, Richard (2019) The Intention Machine. Scientific American, 320 (4). pp. 24-31. ISSN 0036-8733. doi:10.1038/scientifcamerican0419-24.

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Brain-machine interfaces, or BMIs, can send and receive messages to and from neural circuits. Existing BMIs tend to provide imprecise or sluggish performance. New research puts the interfaces in brain areas that formulate a person's intentions to move, making the technology more versatile for those with spinal cord injuries.

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Alternate Title:Machines That Translate Wants into Actions
Additional Information:© 2019 Scientific American, a division of Springer Nature America, Inc.
Group:Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Institute for Neuroscience
Issue or Number:4
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Deposited By: Tony Diaz
Deposited On:08 Jul 2019 16:40
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