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Contact: Daniel Stimson
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NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Melting Brain Implant

Caption: Neural electrode array wrapped onto a model of the brain. The wrapping process occurs spontaneously, driven by dissolution of a thin, supporting base of silk.

Credit: Please credit C. Conway and J. Rogers, Beckman Institute

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