Monthly Archives: May 2013

Inside Google’s Secret Lab

http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-05-22/inside-googles-secret-lab “Both of his grandfathers won Nobel prizes” It’s about the guy leading the Lab, Eric Teller. Advertisements

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First results of a proper race between D-Wave’s quantum machine and conventional software

Now the first results of a proper race between D-Wave’s quantum machine and conventional software on a regular computer have come out, and they look good for the Vancouver company (although they don’t address the question of whether quantum or … Continue reading

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Computational Neuroscience

The goal of this course is to introduce you to basic computational techniques for analyzing, modeling, and understanding the behavior of cells and circuits in the brain. We will explore the computational principles governing various aspects of vision, sensory-motor control, … Continue reading

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Oncolytic Virus

Herpes simplex virus (HSV) was one of the first viruses to be adapted to attack cancer cells selectively, because it was well understood, easy to manipulate and relatively harmless in its natural state (merely causing cold sores) so likely to pose fewer … Continue reading

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Kickstart mechanical orthosis   Kickstart from Cadence Biomedical is designed to help improve the gait of people who have difficulty walking and help them regain their mobility and independence. But unlike its robotic cousins that are powered by weighty rechargeable … Continue reading

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