Robotic Arm Controlled by Thought

The Brain Gate neural interface system allows a person to control a robotic arm with their brain. A person without use of their arms can move the robotic arm simply by imagining moving their own arm. Two paralyzed people were able to make complex reach-and-grasp movements with this assistive technology using their thoughts. The trial is funded in part by NIH.

Read about DEKA’s mind-controlled robotic arm.

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