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Augmentation

Staying healthy long enough for radical life extension to become a reality is like to involve body augmentation as drugs and healthy living will only get us so far. So human body interventions are likely to be needed such as replacement organs and body parts, or even external augmentation such as exoskeletons to keep us mobile.

Read more about: Artificial Organs, Biohacking, Brain Interface, Exoskeleton, Nootropics, Prostheses, Vision.

Resources

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Event
Health Optimisation Summit 2021
28-May-2022 to 29-May-2022

Organized by London Health Optimisation Biohacker Social Circle

Company

Advanced and innovative technologies within the fields of prosthetics, braces, supports and compression therapy

Company

Company that develops wearable exoskeletons for military, civilian and medical uses

Event

London Futurists webinar about transhumanism with Stefan Lorenz Sorgner (FREE)

Video

BBC Click meets biohackers and companies who believe it will be possible to live on to well beyond 100

Event

Online event about sensory augmentation organized by re:MAKING SENSE with Marianna Obrist, Scott Novich and Liviu Babitz as main speakers. (FREE)

Video

Pager, a nine year old Macaque, plays MindPong with his Neuralink.

Book

Book about transhumanism written by Stefan Lorenz Sorgner.

Academic

German metahumanist philosopher, a philosopher of music and an authority in the field of ethics of emerging technologies.

Event

Online event about brain enhancement organized by Humanity+ with Anders Sandberg and Francesca Minerva (FREE)

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Augmentation Blog Posts

Impli Implantables Presents at London Futurists
26-Feb-2020 Anna Luisa Schaffgotsch talked about the history and future in implant technology

Nexus Book Review (Ramez Naam)
02-Sep-2019 A thought-provoking book with the same thorough detail given to the near future as Iain M. Banks does to the far future culture universe.

Action Man bionic eyes coming to an opticians near you soon
26-Feb-2015

Chip sandwich anyone? Human on a chip and chip on a cell
06-Feb-2015

Machine controls human - next step an app to define yourself
27-Jan-2015

Recent News

Exoskeletons may not serve the purpose in protecting workers from injuries

The Ohio State University - 21-Aug-2021

Additional mental strain imposed stress on lower back, negating the benefits of exoskeleton

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Synchron helps paralysed patients control digital devices with thoughts alone

MobiHealthNews - 29-Jul-2021

Implantable brain computer interface received FDA approval for human trials in US

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Translation of brain signals from a paralyzed patient into text by machine learning

Guardian - 15-Jul-2021

Neuroprosthesis provides natural communication for people who cannot talk

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Clinical experience in artificial heart with autoregulation of blood flow

pharmaphorum - 15-Jul-2021

New heart replacement therapy for patients with end-stage biventricular failure

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Tiny carbon fiber electrode records precise neural signals in rats

Medical Xpress - 08-Jul-2021

Novel brain implant that last years without damaging tissues

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