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Prosthetic Limb To Be Controlled By Microchip

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October 17, 2000
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Sandia National Laboratories
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"Smart" legs -- entire smart lower limbs -- to replace those amputated from tens of thousands of Americans yearly as a result of auto accidents, diabetes, or other causes are expected to be on the market in two years.

Albuquerque, N.M. -- "Smart" legs -- entire smart lower limbs -- to replace those amputated from tens of thousands of Americans yearly as a result of auto accidents, diabetes, or other causes are expected to be on the market in two years.


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