U of M researchers apply wearable electronics to brain disorders



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“More than 16 million people in the U.S. have severe enough tinnitus to seek medical attention, according to the American Tinnitus Association. Patients with the disorder perceive a continuous ringing or hissing sound in their ears, originating from a network of brain cells that process what the ears hear.

A team of researchers at the University of Minnesota has its sights set on treating the symptoms of tinnitus, the first in a line of neurological disorders — without the need for surgery.”

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