Recent News

NeuroLux awarded NIH STTR Phase I Grant

Thursday, October 19, 2017

NeuroLux, an early stage biotech company based in Champaign, IL, has been awarded a Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I grant by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop wireless, battery-free devices for programmable fluid delivery and optogenetic stimulation, in designs fully compatible with the existing NeuroLux HF wireless electronic platform and control […]

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NeuroLux Spinal Optogenetics System Published in PAIN!

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

This new wireless platform that adapts near-field communication (NFC) technology and microscale LED technologies for optogenetic studies beyond the brain. The reported devices are designed specifically for implantation in a minimally invasive fashion over the mouse spinal cord for wireless and battery-free optogenetic interrogation of spinal circuits in freely moving animals. The studies utilized NeuroLux […]

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Anthony Banks is Guest Speaker at University of Illinois Office of Technology Management’s Share the Vision 2017

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Anthony Banks, one of the co-founders and the vice president of NeuroLux, Inc., will deliver a talk on innovative discovery tools for medical research as one of the guest speakers for Share the Vision 2017 on September 21, 2017, at the EnterpriseWorks Startup Incubator. The event is a startup showcase hosted by the Office of […]

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NeuroLux Awarded Direct to Phase II Grant from the National Institutes of Health

Friday, August 4, 2017

NeuroLux is proud to announce that it has been awarded a Direct-to-Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The fund, totaling over $1.5M for two years, will support the development of next-generation devices that build on their existing commercial […]

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NeuroLux to attend SfN’s 47th Annual Meeting

Monday, June 5, 2017

NeuroLux will be participating in SfN’s 47th Annual Meeting, Neuroscience 2017. We will exhibit our latest wireless optogenetics system and perform cool demonstrations at booth #425! There will be 30,000 colleagues from more than 80 countries so don’t forget to register here. See you there!

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NeuroLux system is available in Japan!

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Through strategic partnership with Physio-tech co.ltd., NeuroLux optogenetics system is available in Japan! Physio-tech is a Tokyo-based company that specializes in medical research laboratory equipment for research groups at universities, national laboratories, pharmaceutical companies, and hospitals. Click here to go to Physio-tech website!

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Rogers and NeuroLux Featured in C&EN

Saturday, February 11, 2017

On February 6th, 2017, Chemical and Engineering News (C&EN) discusses the crucial role of chemistry and materials science in optogenetics advancement. The article features Professor John A. Rogers, NeuroLux co-founder, and describes his collaborative effort with the other co-founders and their respective research groups in creating NeuroLux technology. One of our early adopters, Cameron H. […]

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NeuroLux Breakthrough Optogenetics Published in Neuron!

Monday, January 30, 2017

After years of continuous development and productive collaboration, all of the fine details of the NeuroLux technology is published and featured in Neuron! This latest publication outlines the designs and operational features of the implants, the properties of the devices, the surgical procedure for implantation, and the adaptation and demonstration of the devices in multiple […]

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NeuroLux unveils new exciting technologies at 2016 Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting

Thursday, October 27, 2016

NeuroLux proudly presented a ground-breaking neuroscience tools during our second year in the annual Society for Neuroscience Meeting. Our inaugural success as an exhibitor in 2015 brought us back to the conference and the event has since become our core meeting point that connects us with institutions from around the world.

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NeuroLux launches the first commercial systems at Washington University!

Monday, April 4, 2016

After a successful exhibition at 2015 SfN Annual Meeting, NeuroLux launched its first commercial systems to ten selected research groups at Washington University, on April 4th and 5th, 2016. Our first set of customers were chosen based on a rigorous set of criteria, including technical capabilities, record of publication in optogenetics, research interest and willingness to provide […]

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