DARPA's Brain Chip Implants Could Be the Next Big Mental Health Breakthrough - Or a Total Disaster

How did a Massachusetts woman end up with two electrodes implanted into her brain? Why is the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency developing a controversial, cutting-edge brain chip technology that could one day treat everything from major depressive disorder to hand cramps? How did we get to deep brain stimulation and where do we go from here?

NS faculty member Karen Rommelfanger is mentioned in this story.

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