Oct 2, 2013

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Epilepsy Electrodes

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The numbered button-like electrodes are ECoG electrodes used by surgeons to locate and then remove brain areas responsible for severe epileptic seizures. The green wires are part of a micro-ECoG grid and the black square with gold wires is a Utah Electrode Array. Micro-ECoG and UEAs are being used to gain a deeper insight into the pathophysiology of epilepsy.

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