A new study reports neurons in the somatosensory cortex respond differently to various features of a surface, creating a high dimensional representation of texture in the brain. The findings could help develop neuroprosthetics capable of identifying textures in greater detail.
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A new bionic fingertip that is surgically connected to nerves in the upper arm allows amputees to feel texture, a new study reports.
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When it comes to object recognition, the visual system has trouble focusing in on just one dimension, a new study reports.