Prosthetic that feels touch and hot and cold

The doctor pulled out the four main nerves that used to connect to the patient’s damaged arm and put them beneath the skin in his chest. The prosthetic has a device that presses on the chest to communicate information from the prosthetic.

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/nationworld/chi-0506230208jun23,1,7950510.story

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