Transcranial magnetic hyperstimulation is a procedure that can be used to inhibit empathy.
The procedure involves administering mind-altering drugs, then exposing parts of the brain to a strong electromagnetic field, producing electrical currents which impede the temporal parietal junction. The procedure be made temporary or permanent.
Appearances or mentions in TV show
- The Expanse TV Series - Season 2, Episode 3: "Static" (22:08)
- The Expanse TV Series - Season 2, Episode 7: "The Seventh Man" (10:48)
Other appearances or mentions
- Transcranial magnetic stimulation on Wikipedia