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Doug Weber: DARPA, UW-Madison Develop Tool to Study Brain Activity


The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has developed a proof-of-concept instrument in an effort to leverage both electrical and optical approaches to stimulate and study the brain’s neural network activity. DARPA said Monday it partnered with the University of Wisconsin at Madison to create a graphene-based tool as part of the agency’s Reliable Neural-Interface Technology program. Graphene works to …

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