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Dean Kamen, Inventor of Segways, Builds a Much Better Prosthetic Limb

14 May

See on Scoop.itOvercoming Multiple Sclerosis

This post first appeared on Business Insider. On Monday, the Food and Drug Administration approved a prosthetic limb that may be one of the most realistic, human-like implementations to date. The prosthetic arm, which was created by Segway inventor Dean Kamen, could be controlled through its user’s thoughts and is…

The Asha Foundation 4 MS‘s insight:

Fascinating! While not specifically related to MS, the technology involved in this is amazing and may have applications down the road for how we re-imagine the ways in which to address challenges with how the CNS conducts communication.

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