Invention Regulates Nerve Cells Electronically, Linköping University And Karolinska Institute Study  
5/22/2010 2:39:05 PM

ScienceDaily (May 22, 2010) — A major step toward being able to regulate nerve cells externally with the help of electronics has been taken by researchers at Linköping University and the Karolinska Institute in Sweden. The breakthrough is based on an ion transistor of plastic that can transport ions and charged biomolecules and thereby address and regulate cells.