A newly developed brain implant can target neuron behavior and be recharged wirelessly

Medical implants that help regulate activity in the brain could go a long way to treating conditions like Parkinson's and depression, and scientists at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology have just developed one with some very useful functionality. The device uses light to manipulate targeted neurons in the brain, and thanks to newfound capabilities, can be recharged wirelessly from outside the body.

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