VIGALL 2.0: Analyzing different functional brain states and their regulation during resting states

by Ulrich Hegerl, Tilman Hensch, Daniel Böttger, Christian Sander University of Leipzig, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy VIGALL 2.0 – a BrainVision Analyzer-compatible tool developed by the University of Leipzig for analysis of different functional brain states (vigilance stages) and their regulation during resting states Vigilance (or brain arousal) strongly influences performance and neurophysiological reactions…

Brain Products has been granted European patent for dry electrodes and Utility Model for fMRI compatible electrodes

by Alexander Svojanovsky General Manager (Brain Products) As for the US patents mentioned in Issue 01/2014, Brain Products is proud to have received the official confirmation for the European patent EP 2474263 B1 (dry electrode for detecting EEG signals and attaching device for holding the dry electrode) as well as for the Utility Model 202011104334.0…

Acoustical Stimulator Adapter for StimTrak

by Dr. Roland Csuhaj Scientific Consultant (Brain Products) Brain Products is excited to introduce two new accessories for StimTrak – the Acoustical Stimulator Adapter and the Photo Sensor. This article is going to present the Acoustical Stimulator Adapter. The Photo Sensor will be addressed in a later issue. Basically, an introduction to the Acoustical Stimulator…

News in brief

Downloads & Updates Products & Applications → Update: CapTrak – Product Details and Operating Instructions Software Releases & Updates → BrainVision Recorder 1.20.0701 released (Software & Release Notes / User Manual) → OpenViBE for Brain Products 1.1.0 released (Software incl. User Documentation) → BrainVision PyCorder 1.0.8 released (Software & Release Notes / User Manual) Manual Updates → actiCAP Xpress…

Event-related brain potentials reveal neural substrates of cognitive flexibility

by Bruno Kopp Department of Neurology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany Acknowledgement This user research summary is based on an article published as Rustamov, N., Rodriguez-Raecke, R., Timm, L., Agrawal, D., Dressler, D., Schrader, C., … Kopp, B. (in press). “Attention shifting in Parkinson’s disease: An analysis of behavioral and cortical responses”. Neuropsychology. Introduction Cognitive…

When neuroscience gets wet and hardcore: Neurocognitive markers obtained during whole-body water immersion

by Stefan Schneider (1), Jeffrey J. H. Cheung (2) and Sebastian Dern (1) (1) Institute of Movement and Neurosciences, German Sport University Cologne, Cologne, Germany (2) Institute of Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada During the last years a growing body of literature has emerged trying to assess brain activity under…

Tied up in a bundle, actiCHamp and BrainVision Recorder bring huge benefits to our customers at an unmatched price-performance ratio!

by Pierluigi Castellone Sales Manager (Brain Products) Our continued goal is to make sure you can benefit from our most advanced combinations of hard- and software products. On this note, we are happy to introduce a new attractive product bundle combining our actiCHamp amplifier product line with BrainVision Recorder, Brain Product´s renowned commercial recording software.…