World first: Human-level brain waves detected in lab-grown mini-brains

For the first time in history, scientists have detected brain wave activity that resembles pre-term babies in lab-grown mini-brains, also known as cerebral organoids. The size of a pea, these mini-brains are cultured from human stem cells and grown in an environment that encourages them to develop in much the same way as the human … Continue reading World first: Human-level brain waves detected in lab-grown mini-brains