Alex helps scientists develop revolutionary technology for amputees

A father who lost all four limbs to a deadly infection is working with scientists to develop revolutionary prosthetics that could change the lives of amputees around the world.

The pioneering technology has enabled Alex Lewis from North Hampshire - to control a Star Wars-style robotic hand using muscle vibrations .

The team at Imperial College London say having Alex as a guinea pig is invaluable.

Kerry Swain has been following his story over the last fourteen months.

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