prosthetics

3D printing congress: AM Medical Days 2021

3D printing congress: AM Medical Days 2021

The first edition of the new conference series AM Medical Days 2021 starts with the focus on "Medical AM: How to apply it to patients?".

BCI decodes movement from brain signals

BCI decodes movement from brain signals

The intention of a continuous movement was able to be read out from non-invasive brain signals.

Bionic arm restores natural behaviors in patients

Bionic arm restores natural behaviors in patients

A first-of-its-kind bionic arm for patients with upper-limb amputations allows wearers to think, behave and function like a person without an amputation.

Controlling prosthetic limbs with the help of magnets

Controlling prosthetic limbs with the help of magnets

Researchers have inserted small magnetic beads into muscle tissue within an amputated residuum for more precise control of prosthetic limbs.

3D printed soft robotic hand plays Nintendo

3D printed soft robotic hand plays Nintendo

Researchers have 3D printed a soft robotic hand that is agile enough to play Nintendo's Super Mario Bros. - and win!

Liquid metal sensors and AI used for prosthetics

Liquid metal sensors and AI used for prosthetics

For the first time, researchers incorporated stretchable tactile sensors using liquid metal on the fingertips of a prosthetic hand.

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