Soft neural implant allows scientists to manipulate brain cells via smartphone
Publication/Creation DateNovember 22 2019
DescriptionResearchers, from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and the University of Washington, designed a smartphone-controlled neural implant. The device delivers drugs or coloured lights directly to targeted neurones, with the goal of accelerating discovery about Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, addiction, depression and pain.
Date archivedNovember 29 2019
Last editedJuly 5 2021
How to cite this entry
Rima Sabina Aouf , Korea Advanced Institute Of Science And Technology (KAIST), University Of Washington. (November 22 2019). "Soft neural implant allows scientists to manipulate brain cells via smartphone". Dezeen. Dezeen. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/Detail/objects/4117