Stretching the Boundaries of Neural Implants

News   Apr 03, 2017 | Original story from MIT

 
Stretching the Boundaries of Neural Implants

Researchers have developed a rubber-like fiber, shown here, that can flex and stretch while simultaneously delivering both optical impulses, for optoelectronic stimulation, and electrical connections, for stimulation and monitoring. CREDIT: MIT. Chi (Alice) Lu and Seongjun Park

 
 
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