back to article Surrey Uni boffins take us a step closer to the cyberpunk future with cell-scanning nanotech

Boffins at the University of Surrey are working on a novel method of scanning cells for information – they claim to have developed a scalable manufacturing process for U-shaped nanowire field-effect transistor probes, which were then successfully used to record the inner activity of human cells that generate electricity. Since …

  1. Christoph Silver badge

    Is it read only? It would be really useful to be able to control muscles past a spinal cord break.

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