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The first patient recipient of a robotic arm directly interfaced to bone, nerves, and muscles, via an osseointegrated implant.

Video   •   Oct 08, 2014 19:00 BST

 
The first patient recipient of a robotic arm directly interfaced to bone, nerves, and muscles, via an osseointegrated implant. The patient demonstrates superior control compared to when using conventional technology with superficial electrodes. (The video may only be used by journalists.) Credit: Ortiz-Catalan et al., Sci. Trans. Med., 2014.
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