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22 February 2011

Brain pacemakers to zap mind ills

Call them brain pacemakers, tiny implants that hold promise for fighting tough psychiatric diseases - if scientists can figure out just where in all that gray matter to put them.

Call them brain pacemakers, tiny implants that hold promise for fighting tough psychiatric diseases - if scientists can figure out just where in all that gray matter to put them.

"It's not a light switch," cautions Dr Michael Okun of the University of Florida.

 
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