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President Obama Shakes A Robotic Hand And This Paralysed Man Felt It Through Sensors! - Times of India;

President Obama Shakes A Robotic Hand And This Paralysed Man Felt It Through Sensors! - Times of India

Times of IndiaPresident Obama Shakes A Robotic Hand And This Paralysed Man Felt It Through Sensors!Times of IndiaWith the power of an implanted brain chip, Nathan Copeland has regained feeling in his finger after 10 years. He lost feeling from the chest down after being injured in a car accident in 2004, and was paralysed by the incident. The hand, however, is ...and more »

Stunning report: Paralyzed man can feel again - Morning Ticker;

Stunning report: Paralyzed man can feel again - Morning Ticker

Morning TickerStunning report: Paralyzed man can feel againMorning TickerIt's a huge discovery that could pave the way to healing people with paralysis in the future. In a massive medical first by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh and the University of Pittsburgh Medical CENTER, scientists were able to use ...and more »

Paralyzed Man's Robotic Arm Gains Sense Of Touch, Shakes Obama's Hand - The Inquisitr;

Paralyzed Man's Robotic Arm Gains Sense Of Touch, Shakes Obama's Hand - The Inquisitr

The InquisitrParalyzed Man's Robotic Arm Gains Sense Of Touch, Shakes Obama's HandThe InquisitrThe mind-controlled robotic arm of Pennsylvania man Nathan Copeland hasn't just gotten the sense of touch. It's also got to shake the hand of the U.S. President himself, Barack Obama. Copeland, 30, was part of a groundbreaking research project ...and more »

Brain-implanted Chip Restores Sensation In Paralyzed Man - ReliaWire;

Brain-implanted Chip Restores Sensation In Paralyzed Man - ReliaWire

ReliaWireBrain-implanted Chip Restores Sensation In Paralyzed ManReliaWireScientists have, for the first time, help restore the sense of touch to a paralyzed man. A decade ago, 28-year-old Nathan Copeland was involved in an automobile accident that left him unable to feel any sensation in his arms and fingers. Now, through a ...and more »

Brain implant makes paralyzed man feel a robotic arm - Pulse Headlines;

Brain implant makes paralyzed man feel a robotic arm - Pulse Headlines

Pulse HeadlinesBrain implant makes paralyzed man feel a robotic armPulse HeadlinesA pioneering brain implant has allowed a paralyzed man to feel a robotic arm. The implant is capable of unimaginable sensitivity, and the carrier can even identify which finger is feeling pressure. The limited sense of touch is part of the work of a ...and more »

Paralyzed Man Can Feel Again, Thanks To Brain Implant, Mind-Controlled Robotic Arm - Tech Times;

Paralyzed Man Can Feel Again, Thanks To Brain Implant, Mind-Controlled Robotic Arm - Tech Times

Tech TimesParalyzed Man Can Feel Again, Thanks To Brain Implant, Mind-Controlled Robotic ArmTech TimesIn a new study, microelectrode arrays were implanted into the primary somatosensory cortex of a person with spinal cord injury and generated sensations of touch that were perceived as coming from his own paralyzed hand. ( University of Pittsburgh ...and more »

Medical Breakthrough: Brain Implant Allows Man To Feel Again [VIDEO] - Science World Report;

Medical Breakthrough: Brain Implant Allows Man To Feel Again [VIDEO] - Science World Report

Science World ReportMedical Breakthrough: Brain Implant Allows Man To Feel Again [VIDEO]Science World ReportThe University of Pittsburg and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center has collaborated to create a groundbreaking experiment that helped a paralyzed man experience the sense of touch using a mind-control bionic arm. Nathan Copeland was only 18 ...and more »

Paralyzed man feels again thanks to medical breakthrough - Komando;

Paralyzed man feels again thanks to medical breakthrough - Komando

KomandoParalyzed man feels again thanks to medical breakthroughKomandoTen years ago, Nathan Copeland was paralyzed from the chest down, losing his sense of touch in his fingers after breaking his neck in a car crash. Now, in a medical first, Copeland finally regained his sense of touch with the help of a robotic arm ...and more »

In a medical first, brain implant allows paralysed man to feel again - Stuff.co.nz;

In a medical first, brain implant allows paralysed man to feel again - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzIn a medical first, brain implant allows paralysed man to feel againStuff.co.nzUniversity of Pittsburgh Medical Center researcher Robert Gaunt touches the finger of a robotic arm, causing Nathan Copeland, a quadraplegic, to feel that sensation in his own finger. For the first time, scientists have helped a paralysed man ...and more »

Brain implant helps man feel through robotic fingers - ETHealthworld.com

Brain implant helps man feel through robotic fingersETHealthworld.comWashington: A paralysed man is regaining a sense of touch while using a mind-controlled robotic hand, feeling subtle pressure in his own fingers when the artificial ones are touched. The experiment reported on Thursday is an early step in the quest to ...and more »

Paralysed man regains sense of touch - The Straits Times;

Paralysed man regains sense of touch - The Straits Times

The Straits TimesParalysed man regains sense of touchThe Straits TimesPresident Obama shaking hands with a robotic arm operated by Mr Copeland at the White House Frontiers Conference in Pittsburgh. When Mr Copeland was blindfolded during an experiment, he could identify correctly the location of the sensation when the ...and more »

Brain Chip Implants Restore Paralyzed Man's Sense of Touch - Psychiatry Advisor;

Brain Chip Implants Restore Paralyzed Man's Sense of Touch - Psychiatry Advisor

Psychiatry AdvisorBrain Chip Implants Restore Paralyzed Man's Sense of TouchPsychiatry AdvisorHealthDay News — A set of four brain implants—chips half the size of a dress shirt button—have allowed a paralyzed 30-year-old man to not only control a robot arm but also feel sensations from the individual fingers of the arm, researchers with the ...and more »

A Paralyzed Man Just Regained the Sense of Touch, Thanks to a Brain Implant - Futurism;

A Paralyzed Man Just Regained the Sense of Touch, Thanks to a Brain Implant - Futurism

FuturismA Paralyzed Man Just Regained the Sense of Touch, Thanks to a Brain ImplantFuturismResearchers have developed a set of brain implants that allowed a paralyzed man to feel sensations through a robot arm. Copeland could correctly identify 84 percent of the time which individual prosthetic finger was being touched while blindfolded.and more »

Brain implant helps paralyzed man feel and move hand - Catholic Online;

Brain implant helps paralyzed man feel and move hand - Catholic Online

Catholic OnlineBrain implant helps paralyzed man feel and move handCatholic OnlineNathan Copeland, who has been paralyzed since he was a teen, was able to feel sensation in his fingers after a successful trial with robotics and a brain implant. Implant Restores Touch to Paralyzed Man. Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh ...and more »

Brain Implant Allows Paralyzed Man to Feel Objects With a Prosthetic Limb - Gizmodo;

Brain Implant Allows Paralyzed Man to Feel Objects With a Prosthetic Limb - Gizmodo

GizmodoBrain Implant Allows Paralyzed Man to Feel Objects With a Prosthetic LimbGizmodoResearchers from the University of Pittsburgh and UPMC have developed a system that's enabling a man with quadriplegia to experience the sensation of touch through a robotic arm that he controls with his brain. “I can feel just about every finger—it's ...and more »

Implants and robotic arm let paralyzed man regain feeling - Futurity: Research News;

Implants and robotic arm let paralyzed man regain feeling - Futurity: Research News

Futurity: Research NewsImplants and robotic arm let paralyzed man regain feelingFuturity: Research NewsNathan Copeland, a 28-year-old man who couldn't feel or move his lower arms and legs after a car accident, has regained the sensation of touch through a robotic arm that he controls with his brain. Copeland's surgery, which involved implanting four ...and more »

Paralyzed man regains sense of touch with brain implant - AOL News;

Paralyzed man regains sense of touch with brain implant - AOL News

AOL NewsParalyzed man regains sense of touch with brain implantAOL NewsA paralyzed man has been able to regain a sense of touch through the use of a new brain-linked robotic arm technology. The patient is a 30-year-old named Nathan Copeland who lost all sensation and movement in his limbs after a car accident 12 years ago.and more »

Paralyzed man regains 'sense of touch' with mind-controlled robotic arm - Medical News Today;

Paralyzed man regains 'sense of touch' with mind-controlled robotic arm - Medical News Today

Medical News TodayParalyzed man regains 'sense of touch' with mind-controlled robotic armMedical News TodayWith the help of a brain implant and a robotic arm, a 28-year-old man left paralyzed after a spinal cord injury has regained his sense of touch. [Nathan Copeland and research Dr. Robert Gaunt] Nathan Copeland - pictured with lead researcher Dr. Robert ...and more »

Robotic Arm Delivers Sense of Touch Straight to the Brain - MIT Technology Review;

Robotic Arm Delivers Sense of Touch Straight to the Brain - MIT Technology Review

MIT Technology ReviewRobotic Arm Delivers Sense of Touch Straight to the BrainMIT Technology ReviewA new study has allowed a paralyzed man to feel the sense of touch once more by injecting electrical signals from a robotic arm into the sensory cortex of his brain. Using implants within the brain to detect signals and move a prosthetic isn't anything ...and more »

This paralyzed man can feel his fingers again thanks to a mind-controlled robotic arm - Mashable;

This paralyzed man can feel his fingers again thanks to a mind-controlled robotic arm - Mashable

MashableThis paralyzed man can feel his fingers again thanks to a mind-controlled robotic armMashableNathan Copeland is the first paralyzed person in the world to regain an "almost natural" feeling in his fingers. His brain was implanted with four electronic chips connected to a robotic arm, bypassing his damaged spine. The implants stimulated the ...and more »