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New Bionic Hand Capable Of Feeling
2013-02-18 13:35:18

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Those who have lost a limb such as a hand have long had the option of using a prosthetic to restore some lost functionality. Though these prosthetics can be beneficial to these patients, studies have shown that as many as 50 percent of prosthetic wearers rarely use them due to appearance and poor controllability. For all the good these prosthetics are capable of, nothing can replace the fact that these patients have lost a part...

2013-02-16 23:01:08

[298 Pages Report] Artificial Organs Market categorizes the global market on the basis of products, technologies, and type of fixation in Bionic Eye, Brain Bionics, Heart Bionics/Artificial Heart, Orthopedic Bionics and Ear Bionics. (PRWEB) February 16, 2013 The report “Artificial Organs Market - (Vision Bionics/Bionic Eye, Brain Bionics, Heart Bionics/Artificial Heart, Orthopedic Bionics and Ear Bionics) — Trends and Global Forecasts to 2017” analyzes and studies the...

Bionic Man Unveiled At London's Science Museum
2013-02-07 08:17:39

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online He´s not quite Steve Austin, but with prosthetic hands, hips, knees and even a face, Rex is the closest thing to a bionic man that science has yet to produce. Built by scientists from the Shadow robotics team, Rex is being shown off more as proof that medical science is getting closer to being able to synthesize and stitch together human body parts. The Shadow team recently unveiled Rex at the Science Museum in London...

2012-12-31 05:01:13

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “Medical Bionic Implants Market [Vision, Brain, Heart, Orthopedic & Ear] — Trends & Global Forecasts to 2017” new market research report to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) December 30, 2012 Bionics is mechanical/electronic replacement or enhancement of organs/parts of living organisms. The medical bionic implants market is a potentially growing one with a global market of $12.67 billion in 2012. It is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.1%...

2012-12-26 05:01:28

[298 Pages Report] Medical Bionic Implants Market research report is mainly targeted toward the key ℠excitable cell´ systems, muscle, and nerve, whose functions are naturally capable of being amended by electrical stimulation. (PRWEB) December 25, 2012 The report“Medical Bionic Implant Market - (Vision Bionics/Bionic Eye, Brain Bionics, Heart Bionics/Artificial Heart, Orthopedic Bionics and Ear Bionics) — Trends and Global Forecasts to 2017” analyzes and studies...

2012-12-14 05:00:54

Provider of orthotics and prosthetics in the Central Indiana area fitted a patient with a Michelangelo myoelectric hand prosthesis in November 2012 Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) December 13, 2012 Central Brace & Limb of the Central Indiana area recently fitted a patient with a Michelangelo hand prosthesis. The Michelangelo hand is a myoelectric hand developed by Otto Bock, a German prosthetic company responsible for many extraordinary innovations in prosthetic devices. Myoelectric devices...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.