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News tag: nerves transplant


Mind-controlled bionic hands improve life of amputees

26 Feb, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
Bionic hands replace injured ones for three Austrians, allowing them to control using nerves and muscles transplanted from their legs, new research shows. The three men are the first ever to receive the “bionic reconstruction”, which entails a voluntary amputation, the transplant of nerves and muscles, and learning to use…