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Caltech Researchers Create the First Artificial Neural Network Out of DNA
July 20, 2011
Researchers at Caltech have taken a major step toward creating artificial intelligence--not in a robot or a silicon chip, but in a test tube. The researchers are the first to have made an artificial neural network out of DNA, creating a circuit of interacting molecules that can recall memories based on incomplete patterns, just as a brain can.
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