Global neuro lab

Giant brain-training dataset attracts scientists

BRAIN DUMP  Lumos Labs is amassing an enormous amount of cognitive performance data by tracking its customers’ performance on the company’s brain-training games. Mining the data may produce new ways of spotting early stages of diseases such as Alzheimer’s or even more fundamental insights into how the brain works.

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