Comments on DEKA 'Luke' Prosthetic Arm Gains VA Funding
This remarkable video shows just how far the science of prosthetics has come. A bionic arm, like that of the Six Million Dollar Man? We're getting pretty close. (Read
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|"Here are some related articles on 'bionic limbs':
- Bionic Arm Uses Neuro-Engineering
- i-Limb System Robot Arm Stronger Than Yours
- Luke Arm Robotic Prosthesis
- MichelAngelo Bionic Hand
(Bill Christensen 6/17/2009 7:52:41 AM)
|"While Deka's experimental arm gets financial support, Deka's commercial iBot wheelchair has been taken out of production because it disabled people could not get reimbursed for it.
(Yossi Preminger 6/18/2009 2:54:11 AM)
|"I watched the 'cool iArm video,' with the guy doing basketball tricks with it, and shooting for three points. Is that video even real?"
(skeptical in the age of CGI 6/18/2009 3:40:45 PM)
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