Brain implants let paralyzed woman move robot arm

Brain implants let paralyzed woman move robot arm

Brain implants let paralyzed woman move robot arm

Jan Scheuermann can’t use her limbs to feed herself, but she’s pretty good at grabbing a chocolate bar with her robot arm. She’s become the first to demonstrate that people with a long history of quadriplegia can successfully manipulate a mind-controlled robot arm with seven axes of movement. Earlier experiments had shown that robot arms work with brain implants.