Quadriplegics can benefit from voluntary use their muscles with new technique


Publication Title
mainnewsonline.com
Publication Date
March 4 2016
Creators/Contributors
Tanya Campbell (creator)
Miguel Nicolelis (contributor)
Duke University (contributor)
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
Researchers from Duke University have designed a wireless brain-machine interface (BMI) that allows monkeys to control a wheelchair with the help of their minds. The researchers are hoping that the technology could eventually be used to help paralyzed people.
HCI Platform
Implantables
Location on Body
Brain
Augments
Moving, Living
Marketing Keywords
Duke University

How to cite this entry
Tanya Campbell. (March 4 2016). "Quadriplegics can benefit from voluntary use their muscles with new technique". mainnewsonline.com. Fabric of Digital Life. http://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/1506