Paralyzed


Brain Implant Allows Paralyzed ALS Women to Communicate Again

Brain Implant Allows Paralyzed ALS Patient to Communicate Again

Computer-brain interface enabled paralyzed woman to spell out messages with their minds...

Nov 15 2016, 12:13am CST

Wireless Brain Implants Help Paralyzed Monkeys to Walk Once Again

Wireless Brain Implants Help Paralyzed Monkeys Regain Control of Legs

Apparently, cerebral implants have allowed primates afflicted with debilitating paralysis to walk once again. This is nothing s...

Nov 10 2016, 3:25am CST

Brain Chips Help Paralyzed Man Feel Again

Brain Chips Help Paralyzed Man Feel Again

A series of brain microchips can now allow a paralyzed person to feel the sense of touch via a robotic extension. This is a mod...

Oct 14 2016, 6:25am CDT

Brain-Controlled Robotic Suit Helps Paralyzed Regain Movement

Brain-Controlled Robotic Suit Helps Paralyzed Regain Movement

Eight people with paralysis being taught how to walk in a robot have regained some nerve control....

Aug 11 2016, 1:20pm CDT

Scientists Invent Brain Implant Helping Paralyzed Man Swipe Credit Card

Scientists Invent Brain Implant Helping Paralyzed Man Swipe Credit Card

In a world's first, a novel device has given a paralyzed man functional control of his hand where he can grasp and swipe a cred...

Apr 14 2016, 1:35am CDT

Brain implant

Johns Hopkins Scientists Make Paralyzed Man Move His Fingers with Mind-Control

This does not happen often, but scientists from Johns Hopkins University have made it possible for a man fitted with prosthetic...

Feb 17 2016, 6:07am CST

Braingate

Paralyzed Patient Uses the Internet on Nexus 9 Tablet through Her Eyes

Her medical codename is T6, and she has learned to use the internet on a Nexus 9 tablet to communicate to the world or do some...

Oct 26 2015, 9:10am CDT

Paralyzed Man Starts Walking with Robotic Exoskeleton

Paralyzed Man Starts Walking with Robotic Exoskeleton

The new bionic suit controls leg muscles and help paralyzed people move their legs back and forth....

Sep 5 2015, 3:53pm CDT

Flexible spinal cord implants will let paralyzed people walk

Flexible spinal cord implants will let paralyzed people walk

It'll be a while before e-Dura implants go into human field trials and reach hospitals...

Jan 11 2015, 10:17am CST

Paralyzed teen to kick World Cup's first ball

Paralyzed teen to kick World Cup's first ball

The kid will do so by wearing a motorized exoskeleton which is going to be controlled by the brain....

May 26 2014, 3:21am CDT

New Electrical Gadget helps Paralyzed Man move Legs

New Electrical Gadget helps Paralyzed Man move Legs

LONDON (AP) — Three years ago, doctors reported that zapping a paralyzed man's spinal cord with electricity allowed him to stan...

Apr 8 2014, 4:00am CDT

X1 Exoskeleton Helps Astronauts Stay in Shape and Could Help the Paralyzed Walk Again

X1 Exoskeleton Helps Astronauts Stay in Shape and Could Help the Paralyzed Walk Again

Space tech may help the wheelchair-bound walk again...

Oct 12 2012, 10:15am CDT

Paralyzed Patient with Cyberkinetics Brain Implant Opens Email

Paralyzed Patient with Cyberkinetics Brain Implant Opens Email

In tomorrow's edition of Nature a team of researchers will publish results of a clinical trial of the BrainGate Neural Interfac...

Jul 12 2006, 1:00pm CDT