News Citations—Respiration and Cardiovascular Activity

BIOPAC provides software and hardware that allow for research teams to record and analyze respiration activity in physiological experimentation. Here are a few notable studies in monitoring respiration and cardiovascular activity. The coupling between peripheral microcirculation and slow breathing: The purpose of this study was to investigate the coupling of breathing movements and microcirculatory blood […]

BIOPAC on 60 Minutes | Brain Hacking with Anderson Cooper

CBS News | 60 Minutes | Brain Hacking APRIL 9, 2017| Why can’t we stop looking at our smartphones? And are the designers of the apps and content on them using brain science to keep us hooked? Anderson Cooper reports.   BIOPAC users Larry D. Rosen, Ph.D. and Nancy A. Cheever, Ph.D. from California State […]

BIOPAC Ranked #1 for Physiology Experiments by HAPS Members

The Human Anatomy & Physiology Society (HAPS) found that BIOPAC’s Student Lab System (BSL) and AcqKnowledge software were the number one ranked data acquisition and analysis systems for physiology experiments performed in introductory A&P labs. According to HAPS surveys conducted in 2013 and 2016, BIOPAC products are used and preferred by members in more labs than […]

Integrating Eye Tracking Data with Neuromarketing Parameters

Hardware and software packages from BIOPAC allow commercial consumer marketing teams to easily combine precise eye tracking data with physiological data recording. Here are a few notable studies recording physiology with eye tracking data: Predicting Advertising Success: While neurophysiological methods have become increasingly popular to better understand marketing phenomena among academics and practitioners, the success of […]

ECG Recording and Neuromarketing

BIOPAC ECG solutions have been used in several research studies, including many that pertain to consumer behavior or neuromarketing. We have collected a few notable articles recording ECG in consumer research: Impact of Malevolent Business Practices: With information on potentially suspect business practices more widely available than ever, it is important to understand what this […]

Consumer Research with BIOPAC EDA Solutions

BIOPAC EDA solutions have been used in several research studies, including many that pertain to consumer behavior or neuromarketing. We have collected a few notable publications detailing EDA data acquisition in the neuromarketing field: Auditory interfaces in commercial vehicles: In-vehicle auditory displays must be able to convey important safety and car notifications, such as check […]

BSL and Physiology Research

While the Biopac Student Lab is known as the “Gold Standard” in life science education, the hardware can also be used to perform physiology research. We have gathered a few citations highlighting this function of the MP36 System and BSL software: Microsaccades and Heartbeat: Microsaccades and slower components of fixational eye movements are known as […]

BIOPAC and Autism Research

BIOPAC solutions have been used in a variety of cognitive studies, many pertaining to autism research. We have collected a series of studies focusing on autism based research using BIOPAC systems: Discourse and fNIR: Since discourse is a commonly occurring communication act, it is a focus of treatment for individuals with cognitive communication disorders. Michael […]

New Citations—Brain-Body Interactions, Prospective Memory, PPT Evaluation

Brain-Body Interactions: While it is generally agreed that the brain influences the physiological condition of the body, it is unclear what areas of the brain affect the body differently. Christine C. Guo, et al showed that the behavioral variant of frontotemporal dementia (bvFTD) is associated with reduced baseline cardiac vagal tone and that it correlates […]

BIOPAC Founders Interview

California Biofeedback, THE NEWSLETTER OF THE BIOFEEDBACK SOCIETY OF CALIFORNIA, includes “An Interview with Alan Macy” that recounts the founding and growth of BIOPAC Systems, Inc. Click here to read the interview see newsletter pages 4 and 11; PDF pages 5 and 12 California Biofeedback ~ VOL. 30, No. 2