• Tony McCaffrey

Stroke Damage Healed by Brain Organoids

Stroke victims can now recover almost completely in two weeks.


When real neuron networks grown in a laboratory dish are implanted into the stroke-damaged area of a human brain, they become functionally integrated with the neighboring brain tissue. The implanted neuron networks flexibly recreate the broken and weakened connections.


Link to article on the plausibility of this sci-fi idea.



SUBMITTED BY: Tony McCaffrey, tony@sci2scifi.com