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Neuroethical considerations of high-density electrode arrays

The development of implantable electrode arrays that broadly and seamlessly integrate with brain tissue will require innovation that responsibly considers clinically relevant neuroethical concerns.

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Fig. 1: Summary of issues associated with traditional arrays, and considerations for high-density, next-generation arrays.

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Cabrera, L., Sadle, C. & Purcell, E. Neuroethical considerations of high-density electrode arrays. Nat Biomed Eng 3, 586–589 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41551-019-0407-2

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