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Chip Implant on Spine to Reduce Pain

December 17, 2010 Leave a comment Go to comments

“Researchers at Sydney’s National ICT Australia (NICTA) have spent the past two years developing an incredibly futuristic invention which could bring relief to those who suffer from chronic pain.

What it amounts to is a series of ‘smart’ chips inserted into biocompatible devices and strung together.

These are then sewn into a very small (1.22mm wide) lead made of a polymer yarn and wires, which are then inserted into the spine.”

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