BIONIC HANDS

  • ilimb app lets amputees program their own bionic hands May 4, 2013

    Philadelphia: Doubleamputee Jason Koger used to fly hundreds of miles to visit a clinician when he wanted to adjust the grips on his bionic hands. Now, he's got an app. Koger came to Philadelphia this week to demonstrate the ilimb ultra revolution, a prosthetic developed by the British firm Touch Bionics....
  • World's first artificial hand allows patients to feel touch February 18, 2013

    Boston: In a breakthrough, a bionic hand which allows the recipient to feel 'lifelike' touch sensations is to be transplanted on to a patient's arm for the first time in Italy. The bionic hand will allow amputees to feel what they are touching and could introduce a new generation of...