Research Spotlight: Braincubator™

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What is it: 

An incubation device developed researchers at MARCS Institute which can keep brain slices viable for research for 36+ hours. 

The Braincubator™ works by controlling the ionic environment, temperature, oxygen and glucose levels, leading to an extended brain slice lifespan. 

More about the Braincubator™: 

More information about the Braincubator™ can be found here. 

A video of MARCS researcher Dr Yossi Buskila discussing the Braincubator can be viewed below.