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fNIRS used to investigate mental fatigue from traumatic brain injury

Simon Skau, PhD student at Gothenburg University and MedTech West, is the main author of an article published in the scientific journal Frontiers in Human Neuroscience in April, 2019. The article with the title ”Mental fatigue and functional near-infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS)-based assessment of cognitive performance after mild traumatic brain injury” is about pathological mental fatigue…
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Deep learning förbättrar hjärntumördiagnostiken på Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset

Ett samarbete mellan Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset och Chalmers är projektet ”Deep learning to facilitate individualised treatment of patients with brain tumors” som drivs av Asgeir Jakola, överläkare och neurokirurg vid Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset samt docent vid Sahlgrenska Akademin, och Irene Gu, deep learning-expert och professor vid Institutionen för Elektroteknik på Chalmers. Irene är också institutionens koordinator för…
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Inaugural UCL “Biomarkers for neurodegenerative diseases” PhD course in London highly appreciated

The second edition of a PhD course on Biomarkers for neurodegenerative diseases took place on 2-5 April at UCL in London as a collaboration with the University of Gothenburg, where it was established in 2018.  The course featured lectures and interactive group assignments on a range of topics covering biomarkers in blood and cerebrospinal fluid, as well…
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