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Computer Chip Helping Brain Injury

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The military research agency DARPA is now looking at using computer chips to restore brain function for veterans who’ve had a traumatic brain injury.

DARPA will fund research into these "neuro–prosthetics," based on experiments last year that successfully restored brain function in rats.

According to DARPA more than 270,000 military service members since 2000, and nearly 2 million civilians in the US are living with a traumatic brain injury.

You can find more info on this research on the DARPA website.

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