Observation and Imitation of Actions: This experiment tested humanoid robots with different degrees of human likeness and motion and measured muscle activity while they viewed or imitated right arm action from a video. A BIOPAC MP System and AcqKnowledge software was used to record and analyze the EMG signal. Download a PDF of the study here.
Blunted Responses to Reward with PTSD: This study measured behavioral and physiological responses to monetary rewards in accident survivors with PTSD. A BIOPAC MP150 System was used to measure Skin Conductance Response (SCR) from subjects. Read the entire study here.
BIOPAC is introducing Biopac Student Lab Home (BSL-HOME)—a new product specifically geared towards teaching physiology labs remotely so students can still get hands-on, practical lab experience if social distancing and stay-at-home orders keep them out of the lab..
BSL-HOME will allow your students to conduct physiology labs in the safety of their own home, dorm room, or any remote location.
Distance Learning Solutions for a Hands-on Lab Experience GOLETA, California (May 21, 2020) – BIOPAC Systems announced a new solution for university level educators seeking solutions for practical lab learning in an independent setting due to stay-at-home restrictions and social distancing rules. The premier life science education system, Biopac Student Lab, has been expanded with […]
Musical Intervention as Stress Regulation There is no question that music can be beneficial in regulating mood and psychological states, but what type of musical intervention assists the greatest in stress reduction? Researchers turn to physiological signals to compare the stress reduction effects of two types of musical interventions: music listening and musical improvisation. Stressor […]