Researchers at a biomedical technology company and Massachusetts Institute of Technology are testing a contraceptive with wireless capabilities.
A microchip is implanted under the skin to deliver tiny amounts of hormone like a birth control pill. Scientists say the chip can hold enough hormone to prevent pregnancy for up to 16 years. When a woman wants to conceive, she or her doctor can turn the device off with a remote.
Researchers are now working on the remote to make sure it can't be hacked. They plan to test the technology in women in 2016.
The device would cost around $1,000.
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