Mini-Sensor Measures Magnetic Activity in Human Brain, National Institute of Standards and Technology Study

Published: Apr 20, 2012

A miniature atom-based magnetic sensor developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has passed an important research milestone by successfully measuring human brain activity. Experiments reported this week verify the sensor's potential for biomedical applications such as studying mental processes and advancing the understanding of neurological diseases.

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