Brain to Biometric Hand Trials

December 8th, 2009 by Tom Leave a reply »

mano_biomimetica_-_09p (Credit: Campus Bio-Medico di Roma)

I came across this article the other day, they are having trials right now in Italy were an amputee is controlling a biometric hand with his thoughts. He is achieving 95% accuracy at this time with the sensation of grasping objects or making a fist. This technology can’t be that far off to becoming available. This is a fascinating article, it is short & written from a geek’s perspective (Star Wars references)…so check it out. Here is the CNET link;

Man controls cybernetic hand with thoughts
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