Could brain chips treat PTSD? US military says future implants will boost memory and eradicate stress in soldiers
By Stacy Liberatore For Dailymail.com
20:57 EDT 18 Nov 2015 , updated 21:03 EDT 18 Nov 2015
Chips will come in the form of wireless neuroprosthetic brain implants
Scientists are working on understanding how brains encode memories
They want to create computer models that mimic a functioning brain
Will lead to chips that trigger brain activity if neurons are damaged
About 2.7 million Americans served in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, and at least 20 per cent of them have Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).