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Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory: In a First, Patient Controls Two Prosthetic Arms With His Thoughts

Oct 16, 2019 - Targeted News Service

The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory issued the following news release:

Researchers from the Johns Hopkins University's Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) and School of Medicine (SOM) have, for the first time, demonstrated simultaneous control of two of the world's most advanced prosthetic limbs through a brain-machine interface. The team is also developing strategies for providing sensory feedback for both hands at the same time using neural stimulation.

"We are try...