Scientists harnessed a man’s brain waves to help him move his paralysed hand again

Ian Burkhart is a quadriplegic paralysed from the shoulders down. A new device, called NeuroLife and developed by doctors and engineers at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center with medical company Batelle, is now helping him move his hand again.

Story by Jacob Shamsian and editing by A.C. Fowler

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