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Deep-brain stimulation involves placing electrodes into the brain and delivering electrical current to target different areas.
SMART CHARGE Reinhart’s team tested 30 healthy people, each wearing a soft cap with electrodes that conveyed the stimulation.
The experiments involve placing dogs under anesthesia and then using electrodes for high-frequency stimulation at various places on their spinal cords to induce coughing.
During charging and discharging of the battery, ions move between the anode and the cathode, or positively charged electrode.
Shaking the hand of this chipmunk-faced bundle of energy was like clasping an electrode.
That charge is then collected through a conductive electrode in the foam, measured by a microcomputer, and transmitted to a computer or smart device.
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