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Paralysed woman controls robotic arm


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#1    Saru

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Posted 17 December 2012 - 02:26 PM

Doctors have been stunned by the incredible level of control achieved through a mind-reading interface.

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A woman who is paralysed from the neck down has stunned doctors with her extraordinary skill at using a robotic arm that is controlled by her thoughts alone.

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Posted 17 December 2012 - 06:12 PM

This is interesting.


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Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:21 PM

If they can get the cost down I know a lot of people who could use it.

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Posted 18 December 2012 - 02:34 AM

They asked her if she wanted to hold her husbands hand or touch
her childrens faces in her first use of it. No she said, wanted to feed herself
chocolate. Fantastic choice I think, love chocolate.


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Posted 18 December 2012 - 04:04 AM

I wouldn't mind having a robotic arm that is manipulated by the power of thought. This is truly a breakthrough in science, and a good one at that. :yes:


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Posted 18 December 2012 - 06:20 AM

mind boggling





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