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Researchers wake monkeys by stimulating 'engine' of consciousness in brain

19:00 EST 13 Feb 2020 | AAAS

(University of Wisconsin-Madison) A small amount of electricity delivered at a specific frequency to a particular point in the brain will snap a monkey out of even deep anesthesia, pointing to a circuit of brain activity key to consciousness and suggesting potential treatments for debilitating brain disorders.

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