Bionic fingers unveiled by scientists9th December 2009
A Scottish company has unveiled what it says are the world’s first bionic fingers which they hope will transform the lives of people with missing digits.
The motor-powered ProDigits have been developed by Touch Bionics from Livingston, West Lothian, the company which made the bionic i-Limb hand. The unit – which can bend, touch, pick up and point - fits over the person’s palm to help people with missing digits. More than 50,000 people in Europe are believed to be partial hand amputees.
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Title: Bionic fingers unveiled by scientists
Author: Mark Nicholls
Article Id: 13482
Date Added: 9th Dec 2009