Israeli Researchers Track Post-Traumatic Stress In The Brain
First responders like emergency medical technicians, police officers and firefighters are at high risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). They are often faced with disaster scenes the rest of us only watch in Hollywood movies.
December 04, 2012
Breakthrough: Controlling Avatar Robot By Thought
For the first time, a person lying in an fMRI machine was able to control a robot just by thinking about his movements. The Israeli student connected to a brain scanner induced a robot to walk around a lab in France by thought.
July 09, 2012
Study To Tell Susceptibility To Post-Traumatic Stress
Tel Aviv University researchers are using brain imaging to uncover susceptibility to psychological stress and trauma, even before it occurs. The researchers hope that early detection of high-risk subjects will allow for better treatment.
June 20, 2012