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Computer Can Read Letters Directly from the Brain

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By analysing MRI images of the brain with an elegant mathematical model, it is possible to reconstruct thoughts more accurately than ever before. In this way, researchers from Radboud University Nijmegen have succeeded in determining which letter a test subject was looking at. (Credit: Image courtesy of Radboud University Nijmegen)

By analysing MRI images of the brain with an elegant mathematical model, it is possible to reconstruct thoughts more accurately than ever before. In this way, researchers from Radboud University Nijmegen have succeeded in determining which letter a test subject was looking at. The journal Neuroimage has accepted the article, which will be published soon.
Read more:
http://medicalxpress.com/news/2013-08-letters-brain.html
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/08/130819141641.htm

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August 20, 2013 at 1:03 pm

Posted in Neuroscience, TECHNOLOGY

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