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Trauma

Using smartphone without a finger

Another example of finger amputee using a smartphone

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Trauma

Amputee using a touchscreen

Turns out intuitive interface is not so intuitive when you miss fingers.

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Trauma

Holding gadgets is a problem for amputees

This is how you hold large smartphones if you are an amputee

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Regeneration

A lab grown rat limb that can make you immortal

Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Regenerative Medicine has grown a full rat limb in a lab.

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Regeneration

3D printed prosthetic fingers

Robotic scientista printed some fingers for a girl born without finger on her hand.

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Regeneration

High-tech prosthetic arm records and replays action

High-tech prosthetic arm records and replays last issues command

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Regeneration

Blood vessels are key to tissue and organ regeneration

Another study on mice from the Ansary Stem Cell Institute at Weill Cornell Medical College.

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Regeneration

University of Florida to study no scar regeneration

University of Florida received a one million dollar grant earlier this year to study regeneration without forming scar tissue.

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Trauma

Married with kids – without hands

A few media companies mentioned Linda Bannon – a woman from Illinois, who was born without hands, a condition names Holt-Oram syndrome.

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Trauma

Amputation in movies: Boxing Helena (1993)

Another Hollywood movie, this time featuring amputation as the main theme and having gorgeous Sherilyn Fenn as the main female lead.