ETHICAL ASPECTS OF MODELING IN MEDICINE AND NEUROSURGERY

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An article describes the possibilities in the development and using of neuroimplants under treatment of neurodegenerative diseases in humans. The problems related to neuromodeling of brain structures playing the key role in memory and mentality of man are analysed. Psychological, social and ethical consequences of neuromodeling directed to strengthen and improve of sensory and mental abilities of humans are discussed.

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S. V Albertin

Pavlov Institute ofphysiology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg

Email: salberl@rambler.ru

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