Paralyzed man walks again using implants connecting brain with spinal cord

Por: CBS News World May 25, 2023


A 40-year-old man whose legs were paralyzed in a cycling accident 12 years ago can walk again thanks to implants in his brain and spinal cord. The brain-spine interface (BSI) has remained stable for a year, allowing Gert-Jan Oskam to stand, walk, climb stairs and traverse complex terrains, according to . Oskam even regains some control over his legs when the BSI is turned off. My wish was to walk again and I believed it was possible, Oskam... + full article

Similar News

A Paralyzed Man Can Walk Naturally Again With Brain and Spine Implants

The New York Times USA Health May 25, 2023

thumbnailGert-Jan Oskam was living in China in 2011 when he was in a motorcycle accident that left him paralyzed from the hips down. Now, with a combination of devices, scientists have given him control over his lower body again.“For 12 years I’ve been trying to get back my feet,”... + más

NFL Playoff Scenarios | ABC News

Surgeon cracks open shell formed around breast implants: Not sheetrock | Newsweek

Artificial intelligence used in medical procedure to help paralyzed man walk

ABC News USA Life May 25, 2023

thumbnailA man by a motorcycle crash over a decade ago is after a surgical procedure aided by .Gert-Jan Oskam, 40, said he dreamt of walking again after being paralyzed from the waist down in the 2011 crash.I tried everything at home, Oskam told ABC News. I tried standing up and making... + más

Doctors hope new clinical trial helps paralyzed veterans walk again | WGN-TV

What we know about the new COVID-19 variant XBB | The Boston Globe

Is it time to ban cosmetic surgery?

Los Angeles Times USA Opinion March 03, 2023

thumbnailThe faulty breast implants made by the French company Poly Implants Protheses, or PIP, have grabbed headlines around the world in recent weeks, and it's no wonder. The prostheses are more prone to rupture than other models, and they contain an industrial grade of silicone... + más

God of War Ragnarök preorder guide: What edition should you buy? | Newsweek

Cheap cosmetic surgery in Mexico comes with risks beyond the operating table | NBC News

Musk's Neuralink Is Seeking Permission to Begin Testing Brain Implants On Humans

NBC 6 South Florida USA World December 02, 2022

thumbnailAP Photo/Susan Walsh, File Tech billionaire said his Neuralink company is seeking permission to test its brain implant in people soon. In a “show and tell” presentation livestreamed Wednesday night, Musk said his team is in the process of asking U.S. regulators to allow them... + más

Elon Musk's Neuralink shows brain implant prototype and robotic surgeon during recruiting event | CNN

Musk’s Neuralink Under Federal Investigation Over Alleged Animal Welfare Abuses, Report Says | Forbes

Don’t Pay for Cord-Blood Banking

The Atlantic USA Health October 17, 2022

thumbnailUmbilical blood can be a valuable treatment for rare diseases. But that doesn’t mean you need to pay thousands of dollars to bank your baby’s.The AtlanticOctober 17, 2022, 1:12 PM ETUpdated at 3:30 p.m. ET on October 17, 2022In the fall of 1988, , a 5-year-old boy with a... + más

Woman saved by 'cord blood' transplant: How it’s helping more bone marrow transplant recipients | ABC News

These 3 Canadian banks offer the most in-demand emerging mobile features | Business Insider

Surgeon cracks open shell formed around breast implants: Not sheetrock

Newsweek USA Health October 06, 2022

thumbnailA plastic surgeon shared the stunning appearance of 25-year-old breast implants after they were removed in a now-viral video.Posted to the TikTok account @docmoliver in late July, the video has amassed more than 34 million views as Dr. Clayton Moliver cracked a shell of calcium... + más

Woman horrified to find mold in breast implants after debilitating illness | Newsweek

Mammograms: 3 key questions women should ask before cancer scans | New York Post

Woman horrified to find mold in breast implants after debilitating illness

Newsweek USA Health September 24, 2022

thumbnailA woman revealed the struggle she had while she had breast implants until she removed them and discovered there was mold in them.TikTok user @melissalima713 shared her story in a video that has been viewed more than five million times.She explained that after experiencing a host... + más

Katie Couric reveals breast cancer diagnosis | ABC News

Katie Couric Says She Was Diagnosed With Stage 1A Breast Cancer. What is it? | NBC 6 South Florida

About iurex | Privacy Policy | Disclaimer |