Amrita: A Pioneer Advancing Science

February 8, 2011
School of Biotechnology, Amritapuri

100 billion neurons and 100 trillion synapses in the human brain process and transmit information throughout the body.

That information translates into learning, perception, action and interaction.

Biotech Students Join Biocon

January 30, 2011
School of Biotechnology, Amritapuri

Five students from the Amrita School of Biotechnology, Hima Wilson, Reshmi Raj, Athira P. S., Resmi R. and Pillai Preetha Premachandran secured placement in Biocon, India’s top biotechnology company.

Electrical analog of a Neuron

Can the biological equivalent of action potential reproduced through electrical circuits? Here, we address this question by generating the action potential on electrical hardware built with simple components which can be remotely triggered by the user.

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