The WonderLab algorithm tracks the brain’s reaction to certain drug abuse simulation scenes in the VR experience. Photo: SCMP/Tom Wang
The WonderLab algorithm tracks the brain’s reaction to certain drug abuse simulation scenes in the VR experience. Photo: SCMP/Tom Wang

How AI-backed virtual reality experience is helping drug addicts stay clean

  • China has about 2.4 million drug users, less than 0.2 per cent of its total population, with over half having a history of using methamphetamine
  • The company claims an accuracy rate of over 90 per cent in detecting drug addiction

The WonderLab algorithm tracks the brain’s reaction to certain drug abuse simulation scenes in the VR experience. Photo: SCMP/Tom Wang
The WonderLab algorithm tracks the brain’s reaction to certain drug abuse simulation scenes in the VR experience. Photo: SCMP/Tom Wang
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