prosthetics

11-year-old becomes youngest boy in the world to have two prosthetic hands

11-year-old becomes youngest boy in the world to have two prosthetic hands

The hands were made by Touch Bionics and can be programmed with four grips for different tasks controlled by Alan’s muscle signals, Deccan Chronicle reported.

Aug 19, 2017, 17:12 PM IST
Soon, prosthetic limbs that take feedback from human body

Soon, prosthetic limbs that take feedback from human body

The algorithm that enables this optimisation represents a landmark achievement in the field of biomechatronics - study of biology, mechanics, electronics and control.

Jun 24, 2017, 16:31 PM IST
This new bionic hand offers new hope to amputees! Here's why

This new bionic hand offers new hope to amputees! Here's why

The bionic hand is responding ten times more quicker than the current prosthetics and also offers a new hope to amputees.

May 04, 2017, 18:50 PM IST
Rajkummar Rao transforms into a 324-year-old man for 'Raabta'

Rajkummar Rao transforms into a 324-year-old man for 'Raabta'

Dinesh Vijan and Rajkumar sat along with the team over a couple of days to get the final look in place.

Apr 21, 2017, 08:37 AM IST
Ranbir Kapoor used prosthetics for 'Sanjay Dutt biopic' and the transformation is brilliant!

Ranbir Kapoor used prosthetics for 'Sanjay Dutt biopic' and the transformation is brilliant!

Ranbir Kapoor is currently hogging all the limelight for his work on the 'Sanjay Dutt' biopic. Although the makers tried hard to keep the look under wraps, several pictures leaked on the social media kind of created a fan frenzy.

Apr 19, 2017, 13:09 PM IST
Harshvardhan Kapoor as Bhavesh Joshi – prosthetics and lots more

Harshvardhan Kapoor as Bhavesh Joshi – prosthetics and lots more

Son of veteran actor and evergreen hero Anil Kapoor, Harshvardhan has started shooting for his second film ‘Bhavesh Joshi’. 

Dec 03, 2016, 05:47 AM IST

Have you ever seen a cancer patient with 3D-printed jaw? - Watch it to believe it

Defying the odds, a team of doctors from Indiana University have managed to give a tongue cancer patient a 3D-printed jaw after he lost his natural jaw to the side effects of radiation treatments.

Jul 05, 2016, 00:09 AM IST