Amputees are able to regain sense of touch and 'feel' with their prosthetic hands, thanks to new technological advances.
Researchers develop a robotic prosthesis which can be controlled by implanted neuromuscular interfaces.
Researchers use computer technology to better understand how the brain fundamentally controls the body.
Researchers develop a new device which improves hand function after surgery due to nerve damage.
By electrically stimulating the severed part of the spinal cord, researchers were able to make a completely paralyzed rat walk over obstacles.
DARPA selects two universities to assist with its RAM program, which aims to develop a wireless, implantable neuroprosthetic to help those with TBI to overcome memory deficits.
Researchers develop a highly accurate representation of how neurons behave when performing complex movements.
Researchers use computer technology to help understand how the brain circuitry controls movement.
A new method of treating phantom limb pain which utilizes several technologies is providing successful.
Researchers record the neural activity of monkeys as the plan to reach in order to design better neuroprosthetics.
Ancient Peruvian healers practiced trepanation, a surgical procedure which involved removing a section of the cranial vault with a hand drill, over 1000 years ago in order to treat a variety of ailments, a new study reports.
Researchers restored behavior in a rat model of TBI using a neuroprosthetic device.
Advances in robotics have made it possible to create artificial legs that can duplicate the natural movement of human legs. The research could help improve the mobility of lower-limb amputees.
Using a brain machine interface, monkeys learn to control the movement of two virtual arms, a new study reports.
Researchers develop a new blueprint for touch-sensitive prosthetic limbs. The findings could someday convey real-time sensory information for amputees.