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The Mind May Help Restore Movement To The Immobile

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June 10, 2002
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The Neurosciences Institute
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Moving objects just by thinking. That's something people do almost every time they move their bodies. Scientific work over the last 20 years has shown how neurons in the brain behave when we move our arms. More recently, this work has led to demonstrations of technology that may restore movement to the immobile.

SAN DIEGO - Moving objects just by thinking. That's something people do almost every time they move their bodies. Scientific work over the last 20 years has shown how neurons in the brain behave when we move our arms. More recently, this work has led to demonstrations of technology that may restore movement to the immobile.


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The Neurosciences Institute. (2002, June 10). The Mind May Help Restore Movement To The Immobile. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 16, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2002/06/020607072445.htm
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