MIT Creates Neural Interface that can Deliver Optical Signals and Drugs Directly into the Brain

Posted: January 27, 2015 in Uncategorized
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“We can guide light directly into the brain, and also drugs..”

By producing complex multifunctional fibers that could be less than the width of a hair, MIT researchers have created a system that could deliver optical signals and drugs directly into the brain, along with a simultaneous electrical readout to continuously monitor the effects of the various inputs. (Learn more about the technology: http://bit.ly/1AGZo1l)

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