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Revolutionary 'metamaterial' has potential to reshape neurosurgery

The development of graphene -? a highly advanced metamaterial with many unique and varied properties -? may lead to exciting new applications in the diagnosis and treatment of neurological diseases, according to a report. The authors write, "As a surgical specialty that heavily relies on technological innovations, it is expected that neurosurgery will significantly benefit from several graphene-based technological developments in the next decades."
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