Segway Inventor Debuts A Mind-Controlled Prosthetic Arm

Segway Inventor Debuts A Mind-Controlled Prosthetic Arm
technology

The DEKA Arm an be can perform complex actions that almost recreate the actual functionality of a human limb.

Leah Gonzalez
  • 13 may 2014


Dean Kamen, the inventor who brought us the Segway, has created a robotic arm that could be controlled by the user’s mind and can perform complex actions and multiple movements simultaneously.

The Food and Drug Administration has just approved the DEKA arm system, a prosthetic limb that is being described as one of the most realistic and human-like prosthetics to date since it brings back almost all functionality of the actual human arm.

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