First prosthetic hand to let owner feel sensations
May 2nd, 2013
Scientists in Italy have developed a bionic hand.
The prosthetic hand is able to “feel” thanks to electrodes implanted in the patient’s median and ulnar nerves.
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BioRobotics Institute, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa, Italy