Braingate selected as one of top NIH highlights

January 14, 2013
Credit: Credit: David Orenstein/Brown University

Thought - Control give paralyzed people a helping hand as they were able to reach and grasp objects by controlling a robotic arm with their thoughts. NIH-funded researchers taught 2 patients who were paralyzed by stroke—a 58-year-old woman and a 66-year-old man—to mentally control a robotic limb. Read more...