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Electronic Implant Designed to Reduce Obesity to Undergo Trials, Imperial College London Study


4/4/2013 7:55:42 AM

UK-based scientists have designed an 'intelligent' microchip which they claim can suppress appetite. Animal trials of the electronic implant are about to begin and its makers say it could provide a more effective alternative to weight-loss surgery. The chip is attached to the vagus nerve which plays a role in appetite as well as a host of other functions within the body.

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