Melting Brain Implant (image) NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Share Print E-Mail 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 Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.