Scientists use electrodes to measure how individual brain cells behave, to give people control over prosthetic limbs, or to develop other technology that interacts directly with the brain.
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Scientific electrodes use to measure how individual brain cells behave, to control the artificial organs, or to develop other techniques that directly interact with the brain.
But the reason for the question is how many of these investigations can teach us, or if they are also safe.
The best tool for the job is the electrode - a needle-like probe that can be inserted into the brain.
In this examination, neuroscientists point out that there may be some problems with studying the brain with nerve electrodes.
Some of these problems are relatively so simple and they can be solved through better engineering. For example, surfaces of these electrodes, which interact, stimulate or record brain activity, especially a conscious research participant may fall or slip.
It can lead to faulty recording; An unchanged electrode seems like it is giving a weak signal compared to the measuring cell. Because we can not always tell why that (or even if) these problems are happening, researchers may find it difficult to support their findings.
But the biggest problem of the team came back to the fact that we actually know very little about the brain. In particular, we do not know much about how to respond to the seizure of our brain tissues with electrodes.
Neuroscientists have spent countless experiments trying to study brain cells while inserting electrodes. There are some solutions - for them, the article focuses on areas of the visual cortex of the brain.
For example, scientists can tell that the cells, they are studying, are still living on seeing their research subject on one scene and can see if the cells react.
But still, the researchers concluded that our technology has caught up to the extent of what we actually know about the brain.
In order to gain trust in our experimental findings, Neurosis will actually need to invest in solving these fundamental questions of how the brain is responding to electrodes and other technical interventions.