• Using silicone and sugar to make the softest brain implants

    4 days ago - By News Medical

    Brain implants are used to treat neurological dysfunction, and their use for enhancing cognitive abilities is a promising field of research.
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  • A sweet solution to hard brain implants

    4 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    By using silicone polymers, scientists have made the softest brain implant to date with the thickness of a thin sewing thread , and the consistency of soft pudding - as soft as the brain itself. They were then able to implant it into the brain using a trick from a cookbook.
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