The ENABLer that changes lives by reading brain and muscle signals

Channel News Asia | August 27, 2017 SynPhNe is very happy to share a short video about the founders and the company, created by Channel News Asia Singapore in collaboration with SPRING and AStar, Singapore’s premier industry and research funding bodies respectively. Thanks to Spring Singapore and A*Star (I2R) for supporting our work. Of course big thank you to NTU …

Device helps stroke patients recover at home

Straits Times | Chia Yan Min | December 14, 2016 Patients who have suffered a stroke or serious injury often go through months of hospital therapy in the hope of regaining muscular functions. Dr Subhasis Banerji and Dr John Heng have developed a wearable device called SynPhNe (pronounced “symphony”), which allows these patients to undergo rehabilitation at home. The SynPhNe …

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SynPhNe – Revolutionizing Stroke Rehabilitation In Patients, Enabling Them For Life

Biotechin.Asia | Laxmi Iyer | October 3, 2016. In the recently concluded Techventure 2016, an anchor event at SWITCH 2016, I met Dr. John Heng, Director and Co-founder/Inventor and Dr. Subhasis Banerji, the MD and Co-founder/Inventor of SynPhNe, who spoke passionately about how their company is changing the way stroke rehabilitation is done in patients and helping in accelerating their …

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Changing Paradigms in Chronic Care: A world perspective

Chronic care, especially rehabilitation, is beset with new challenges in the new age: Poor access for millions of patients Poor affordability, high cost of manual therapy Global manpower and therapist shortage Increasing incidents of infection when patients visit hospitals for rehab Increasing incidents of acquired disability in rural areas Increasing incidents of acquired disability in people under 35 years of …

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Stroke rehabilitation system shows users how to improve their dexterity

ScienceDaily | Nanyang Technological University | April 11, 2013. People recovering from strokes can often find rehabilitation very frustrating. They try to move their hand in a certain way, for instance, but it just won’t do it – why not?That’s where a new system known as the Synergistic Physio-Neuro Platform (SynPhNe) comes into the picture. It guides patients through exercises, monitors …

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Moving Healthcare Forward

SPRINGnews | May 2015. Medical technology start-up Synphne is off to a healthy start thanks to the advantages offered by Singapore’s start-up ecosystem. Synphne’s device – which it expects to launch next year – synthesises physical and neurological therapy techniques to aid patient recovery. By capturing patients’ brain and muscle activity in the form of data, the product can help ensure …

The Dark Side of Neuroplasticity: Moving unconscious human responses to the conscious domain

Adaptation: A Phenomena as Constant as Cell and Tissue Renewal While we are healthy, we all assume that we are not adapting or compensating. However, human cognition and biomechanics are constantly adapting from the time we are born and throughout our lives. Those adaptations that are repeated over a longer period and perhaps with more intensity become ingrained in our …