Our brains are basically electrochemical computers, so using electricity to manipulate their function is a well-proven technique. From deep-Brain stimulation that controls the symptoms of depression to zapping our grey matter to improve our vision, electrical current applied to our brains holds a lot of promise. Now researchers at Imperial College London have shown that a low-voltage stream of electricity can be used to bring different Brain Regions in sync with each other, leading to improved memory ability and the hope of treating neurological disorders.
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