Targeted neurotechnology restores walking in humans with spinal cord injury
Spatially selective and temporally controlled stimulation of the spinal cord, together with rehabilitation, results in substantial restoration of locomotor function in humans with spinal cord injuryRead full story
They figured out how to mimic signals to activate intended movement. They wouldn’t feel touch, but they can move with impressive accuracy. I hope they can productize something for rehabilitation. Amazing.
What could be cooler than this? Electrode implants enabling paralyzed patients to walk again. Amazing!
Incredible advancement in paralysis treatment
What a beautiful victory for science... and for countless people around the world who have been praying for one for a long time! Kudos to this advancement and those perseverant scientists who have made this happen!
So cool! I love the limitless potential when we cross technology with healthcare
A sugerons knife left me in bad shape, id do this in a heartbeat
Neurotechnology is still new department.
I hope more folks get interested in these technology.
Wonderful news and new hope for those who believed they would never walk again. Medical advancement needs many more victories through science.
It’s about time, we spend so much money on research that isn’t always used in the right places, We. Need to enable paralyzed people a second chance at life, even if it’s small way they deserve us trying. Bo
We are very much interested, please show us all how we recover this ability thank you
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