Friday, October 7, 2011

Moving and Feeling Using Only Brain

This is some crazy research from Duke University having monkeys use brain control only to move a virtual arm over the correct target based on sensory feedback (vibration). The researchers are hopeful that in the future this type of technology will not only help individuals with spinal cord injuries to move arms and hands and to walk again but even to feel and touch again.

Read more about this study from Duke University.

No comments:

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...