neuroloop is designing a novel, closed loop implantable device.
neuroloop’s cuff electrode allows selective stimulation of fibers in the vagus nerve.
neuroloop GmbH is an early-stage healthcare spin-off company from
the Freiburg University and the Freiburg University Hospital
with investment of Aesculap AG, a division of the B. Braun Melsungen AG
Dennis Plachta, PhD,
Diploma in Biology. Assistent professor at Dept. of Microsystems Engineering and Dept. of Neurosurgery. Focused on signal analysis and electronical engineering.
Michael Lauk, PhD,
Experienced serial entrepreneur, physicist, data scientist. 18+ years in start-ups, creator of numerous new devices and services in the healthcare arena.
Boris Hofmann, PhD
Chairman of the Board
Senior Vice President B. Braun Innovation Hub & Digital Innovation
Bernhard Arnolds, PhD
CEO Campus Technologies Freiburg GmbH
Vice President R&D
Spine, Neurosurgery, Laparoscopy & Appliance Technology
Peter Ruppersberg, MD, PhD
CEO of Ablacon Inc. Before CEO of the Valtronic Group, CEO, Sophono Inc., (sold to Medtronic) and in Venture Capital and Private Equity. Served as Professor and Chairman of Physiology and Sensory Biophysics. M.D., Habilitation in Biophysics and Physiology.
Josef Zentner, MD, PhD, Founder,
PhD in Neurophysiology, board certified neurosurgeon. Chairman of the Dept. of Neurosurgery, University Medical Center Freiburg. Research focus on epilepsy.
Thomas Stieglitz, M.Sc., PhD,
Co-Founder, Clinical Advisor
PhD in Biomedical Engineering. Chairman of the Department of Biomedical Microsystems, University of Freiburg.
Mortimer Gierthmuehlen, MD,
Founder, Head of preclinical studies, Clinical Advisor
Attending, Dept. of Neurosurgery, University Medical Center Bochum Langendreer bei Ruhr-Universität Bochum. Head of neurosurgical Baroloop-team and preclinical studies.