Tagged: Neurology Breakthrough

First time in medical history, researcher restored cortical control in a quadriplegic man

neurolife device

Human brain is an incredible coding machine that runs the entire life process. Scientists, after decades of advance research in neurology combined with engineering and electronics, have finally established a milestone. According to a study published in Nature today, for the first time in the history of medical sciences, researcher successfully developed a device called NeuroLife. First of its kind, actually bypassed the damaged spinal cord in 24-years-old quadriplegic Ohio man, Ian Burkhart, and allowed him to move his fingers to play a video game. Finally, medical scientists can hope to regain movement in people suffering with paralysis. Read More…