Top 10 breakthrough technologies in 2017 | 2017-08-11 07:16

Reversing paralysis

Scientists are trying to use brain implants to restore the freedom of movement that spinal cord injuries take away.

Availability: 10-15 years

Top 10 breakthrough technologies in 2017

Elements of a brain-spine interface: a microarray of electrodes on a silicon model of a primate brain, a pulse generator and spinal implant composed of 16 electrodes. [Photo/VCG]

Copyright 1995 - . All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.
License for publishing multimedia online 0108263

Registration Number: 130349