On the Necessity of Ethical Guidelines for Novel Neurotechnologies. Academic Article uri icon


  • Because novel neurotechnologies may alter human identity and society in profound ways, we advocate for the early integration of ethics into neurotechnology. We recommend developing and adopting a set of guidelines, like the Belmont Report on human subject research, as a framework for development and use of brain-related technologies.

publication date

  • November 3, 2016

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