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Musk's brain chip company under federal investigation - media

2 monthes ago   |   By RT

Neuralink's animal testing allegedly caused “needless suffering and deaths”
Elon Musk's Neuralink Corp, a firm specializing in brain implants, is facing a federal probe due to alleged “animal-welfare violations” during product tests, Reuters reported on Monday, just days after the billionaire announced a new timeline for human clinical trials.
The US Department of Agriculture's Inspector General launched the probe sometime in “recent months” after federal prosecutors said Neuralink could be violating the Animal Welfare Act, the outlet reported , citing government documents and multiple...
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Elon Musk's Neuralink is reportedly facing a federal investigation for animal abuse

Elon Musk's Neuralink is reportedly facing a federal investigation for animal abuse

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Elon Musk. Carina Johansen/Getty Images
Elon Musk's brain chip company Neuralink is under federal investigation of animal welfare abuse, reported Reuters.
The company has reportedly killed roughly 1,500 animals since 2018, and many deaths were allegedly avoidable.
Employees told Reuters they felt rushed due to Musk's pressure-cooker work environment, leading to careless errors.
Elon Musk's brain chip company might be causing another problem for the billionaire as he balances running multiple companies, including Twitter, Tesla, and SpaceX. Reuters reported that Neuralink is under federal...
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