Journal article

The development of neural stimulators: a review of preclinical safety and efficacy studies

Robert K Shepherd, Joel Villalobos, Owen Burns, David AX Nayagam

Journal of Neural Engineering | IOP PUBLISHING LTD | Published : 2018

Grants

Awarded by NIDCD


Awarded by NHMRC


Awarded by Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) BTO under Dr Doug Weber and Dr Eric Van Gieson through the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the following funding agencies for which we are most grateful: NIDCD (R01DC015031), NHMRC (APP1122055, APP1113680 and APP1120664), the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) BTO under the auspices of Dr Doug Weber and Dr Eric Van Gieson through the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (N66001-15-2-4060), and the Garnett Passe and Rodney Williams Memorial Foundation. The Bionics Institute acknowledges the support of the Victorian Government through its Operational Infrastructure Support Program. We thank Jason Leavens, Dr Peter Seligman, Dr Tyler Best, Dr Stuart Cogan and Dr Kip Ludwig for helpful comments on an earlier draft, Mario Huynh and Ceara McGowan for research assistance and Dr Rylie Green, Dr Ulises Aregueta Robels and Dr Laura Poole-Warren for manufacturing the conductive hydrogel electrode used in figure 6.