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March 6, 2014

Training Your Brain Using Neurofeedback

A new brain-imaging technique developed by NIBIB grantee Matti Hamalainen at Massachusetts General Hospital and tested by his collaborators at McGill University enables people to ‘watch’ their own brain activity in real time. The study demonstrates that magnetoencephalography (MEG) can be used as a potential therapeutic tool to control and train specific brain regions affected by disease or injury. Read the full article at medgadget.com