From: carey (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Tue Nov 28 2000 - 16:37:56 PST
Research: First bionic hand a success
posted by ChrisPeterson on Monday November 27, @06:55AM
from the early-cyborg dept.
Waldemar Perez writes "The first truly bionic hand was tested at
Nottingham Hospital, UK. The development of the hand, that took more
than 20 years, created the first 'self-contained' bionic hand. The unit
is operated by nerve signals to the brain. The user sends a signal to
the muscle where electrodes and sensors pick up the signal to execute
the desired motion.
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