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System and Method for Selective Multi-site Microelectrode Recording Disclosure Number: IPCOM000016587D
Publication Date: 2003-Jul-01

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A recording microelectrode with a related system and method of use is provided. The microelectrode has a curved tip that records tissue within a circumferential proximity to a target site in the brain. The microelectrode is manipulated with handle guided using a depth control device. The microelectrode system is a combination of the recording microelectrode and a protective sheath for use in the lumen of an insertion cannula of a stereotactic frame or similar device.