Elon Musk unveils project on mind-machine interface

  1. Neuralink startup has unveiled a project on human and machine intelligence interface
  2. Neuralink has developed technology meant to be implanted into the brain. It is designed to allow people to operate computers and smartphones with their thoughts. It has developed a robot to insert those threads in the brain, under the direction of a neurosurgeon.
  3. Neuralink has planned to seek US Food and Drug Administration’s approval for a human clinical trial on a version of its device that is only intended for patients with serious unmet medical diseases. The first clinical trial will target patients with complete paralysis due to an upper spinal cord.
  4. Neuralink is a neurotechnology company founded by Elon Musk in 2016. It aims to build a scalable implant to connect human brains with computers.