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Electronic Tattoo to Monitor Muscle Activity.


Tattoo's are becoming a popular phenomenon that is seen everywhere. The increase of popularity of tattoo or the body art has also increased of Hepatitis, especially Hepatitis C is spread by contact with human blood.

This innovative tattoo which is more advanced than anything. According to a report, researchers have developed a thin, flexible electrode that can measure electrical signals on the skin. The innovative tattoo was applied like a temporary tattoo.

In a report, the Study by Yael Hanein, a professor of electrical engineering at Tel Aviv University in Israel, confirmed to the live science that the electronics applications could have a variety of applications to solve all the challenges in regular electrodes.

Hanein clarifies that the Electric tattoo is made of three parts that including a carbon electrode, an adhesive surface and a polymer coating that can conduct electricity.

The tattoo innovation was designed not to be a display in the human body but is used to make long-term, stable recordings of muscle activity without inconveniencing the person wearing it.

The tattoo could be used for psychological evaluations and as a diagnostic tool for Parkinson's disease, a neurological order that disorder that can cause tremors, muscle stiffness, and coordination problems.

In a report, Lisa Feldman Barrett, a psychologist who studies emotion at Northeastern University but wasn't involved with the new study. they found out that the cross-cultural; studies demonstrate that the emotions are not detected by this innovation.

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