Prosthetics

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Prosthetics company calls for bionic limbs to be available on the NHS

Open Bionics, based in Bristol, specialises in making prosthetics for children and young people, and wants its tech to be available to all.

Bionic hand enables amputee to 'feel'

A new prototype prosthetic hand containing sensors wired to nerves has enabled an amputee to feel objects for the first time in nine years

First Brit to use thought-controlled prosthetic arm

A soldier who lost his arm in Afghanistan has become the first Briton to benefit from a new type of prosthetic controlled by the mind.