Jean-Claude Van Damme is pictured in the movie Universal Soldier (2012) about a group of reanimated US Army Special Forces troops. Chinese scientists say the biodegradable electric generator they have built would give human troops an edge in battle. Photo: SCMP Pictures

The power to heal: tiny generator could repair damaged brains, and give soldiers an edge

Team insert chip-based electric generator into mice and watch it dissolve without a trace once used; say same tech could be used to repair damaged neurons or give battle troops added intelligence

Topic |   China science

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Jean-Claude Van Damme is pictured in the movie Universal Soldier (2012) about a group of reanimated US Army Special Forces troops. Chinese scientists say the biodegradable electric generator they have built would give human troops an edge in battle. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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