Brain signals from a primate directly move paralyzed limbs in another primate 'avatar

Posted in Medicine on 24th Feb, 2014
by Alex Muller

Taking brain-machine interfaces (BMI) to the next level, new research may help paralyzed people move their own limb just by thinking about it.

Experimental Surgery Aims to Revive a Paralyzed Limb

Posted in Medicine on 15th Jan, 2014
by Alex Muller

A paralyzed man will receive experimental surgery connecting a brain chip to systems that activate muscles in his arm.