|| First Female Amputee to Climb Everest |
Arunima Sinha is the first female amputee to climb Mount Everest, say expedition organizers.
Arunima Sinha, 26, from the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, reached the peak on Tuesd...
|| Transgenic Silk For Artificial Limbs |
Stronger silk material for sutures and artificial limbs has now become possible with transgenically-engineered silkworms. The findings of researchers at University of Notre Dame have been pu...
|| 4-year Girl Walks Again With Prosthetic Limbs |
Grace Matthews, aged 4, who had lost both her legs to meningitis has started walking again using a new bionic leg prosthetic system.Less than a year back, Grace had to be rushed to hospital ...
|| Leg Starts Growing Back After Amputation |
Mandy Sellars, 36, who is suspected to suffer from Proteus syndrome, claims that the stump after her leg amputation is growing back. Proteus syndrome is a rare condition which causes atypica...
|| Coming Soon: Touch-Sensitive Prosthetic Limbs |
A new transparent, highly elastic and sensitive skin-like pressure sensor has been developed by a Stanford professor in her quest to create an artificial "super skin."
The sensor, create...