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Prostheses News

Sense of touch improved performance of a robotic arm

Medgadget - 21-May-2021

Brain implants enabled sensory and motor feedback to robotic arm, resembling human abilities

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Trained robotic prosthetics benefit more than just walking

IEEE Spectrum - 23-Apr-2021

Brain-controlled robot ankle achieved better stability & coordination with physical therapy

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Bionic touch fails to shift location of subjective sensation to sensor position

DT Next - 28-Dec-2020

Neural electrodes didn't offer precise sensation; posing challenges for prosthetics

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The first man to control his prosthetic arms with mind

Interesting Engineering - 14-Dec-2020

AI allowed a man with quadriplegia control both his robotic arms at the same time

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Electronic skin that can react to pain, temperature & pressure

Nano Magazine - 02-Sep-2020

Step forward towards better prosthetics, intelligent robotics and skin grafts

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Prosthetics with sensors are superior to conventional prosthetics

New Scientist - 02-Oct-2019

More likely to climb stairs faster and walk over obstacles safely

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Robotic hand can help amputees feel again

Guardian - 24-Jul-2019

Fully functional prosthetics are closer to becoming a reality

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Third arm controlled with thoughts

ZDNet - 26-Jul-2018

A robotic arm controlled by brain signals translated with an special wearable device

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What would you do with an extra thumb?

The Verge - 06-Jul-2018

A Bluetooth robotic third thumb may be useful as a body extension

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Realistic Skin Made for Bionic Limbs

Business Insider - 16-Jun-2018

Touch Bionics is working on silicon prosthetic skin called “living skin”

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Lighter, cheaper robotic hand grabs more like the real deal

CNET - 10-May-2018

Cost and weight are critical factors for the wider adoption of bionic hands.

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Open Bionics releases affordable 3D printed bionic arm

Internet Of Business - 24-Apr-2018

Open Bionics releasing £5,000 multi-grip bionic arm.

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Adding sense of presence to bionic limbs

Engadget - 14-Mar-2018

Researchers have developed neural two-way interface that at reinnervation sites.

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Woman receives bionic hand with sense of touch

BBC - 03-Jan-2018

First bionic hand with a sense of touch that can be worn outside a laboratory.

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The Future of Prosthetic Technology is Here

The BOSS Magazine - 01-Jan-2018

Prosthetics can be traced back to about 3,000 years ago in Egypt.

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Ultrasound prosthesis provides individual finger control

Digital Trends - 12-Dec-2017

Georgia Institute of Technology has developed new prosthesis driven by ultrasound.

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Bioengineered robotic hand will sense touch

Phys.org - 14-Nov-2017

Sophisticated prostheses can mimic almost every hand motion.

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When your body becomes eligible for an upgrade

BBC - 15-Jul-2017

What will happen when humans decide to become robots?

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Heat-sensitive artificial skin mimics viper organ

The Engineer - 30-Jan-2017

Artificial skin can sense temperature changes.

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A robotic hand with a human’s delicate sense of touch

Kurzweil Network - 16-Dec-2016

Uses soft, stretchable optoelectronic sensors in the fingers to detect shape and texture.

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3D printed titanium sternum and rib cage (video)

CSIRO - 10-Sep-2015

Cancer patient needed sternum and part of rib cage replaced.

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