Deep Brain Innovations




Geoff Thrope

Duke Inventor(s):

Warren Grill, David Brocker, Alan Dorval, Merill Birdno, Alexander Kent

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DBI’s proprietary Temporally Optimized Patterned Stimulation (TOPS) technology is being developed to enable the highly efficient delivery of deep brain stimulation systems which may:

  • Decrease power consumption
  • Maximize device longevity
  • Minimize implant size
  • Reduce replacement-related risks and costs