Thursday, July 2, 2020
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Solar-powered skin for prosthetic limbs

Engineers from the University of Glasgow, who have previously developed an ‘electronic skin’ covering for prosthetic hands made from graphene, have found a way to use some of graphene’s remarkable physical properties to use energy from the sun to power the skin.

Low-cost prosthetic foot that can be tailored to an individual

MIT engineers have developed a simple, low-cost, passive prosthetic foot that can be tuned to an individual’s body weight and size.
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Pure titanium and titanium-base alloys are known to be the various corrosion resistant and biocompatible of all implant materials in the body.