Professor Lieber has been awarded the prestigious NIH Director’s Pioneer Award, which recognizes established scientists of exceptional creativity whose high-impact research has the potential to transform biomedical and behavioral science. The Award will support Lieber group research exploiting the truly unique capabilities of syringe-injectable mesh electronics for stable monitoring and modulation of neural circuitry. The new mesh electronics paradigm affords seamless integration with the brain and is expected to provide unprecedented opportunities for neuroscience and neurology.
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