Items Tagged ‘amputees’

July 14th, 2017

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Editor, Karl Oestreich;  Assistant Editor: Emily Blahnik   Bloomberg Mayo Clinic CEO Says Trump’s Budget Is Probably D.O.A. John Noseworthy, […]

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Tags: ABC News, ActionNewsJax, aging, Albany Times-Union, Alzheimer’s News Today, alzheimers, amputees, animal therapy, Arizona PBS, bioscience, brain health, Breast Cancer

December 9th, 2009

Mayo technology could be life-changing for amputees

By Kelley Luckstein KelleyLuckstein

Mayo Clinic scientists in Jacksonville, Fla., have tested a “mind-machine interface” that might someday let people speak or move artificial limbs just by thinking a command.   Patient volunteers made a letter of the alphabet appear on a computer screen simply by thinking about it.   Researchers worldwide have done similar work with scalp electrodes, […]

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Tags: amputees, electrodes, mind-machine interface

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