E-dermis sensory glove brings sense of touch, pain to prosthetic hands [VIDEO]

July 10, 2018
Design/Engineering Devices/Implants/Equipment

In a laboratory at Johns Hopkins University, biomedical engineer Luke Osborn is giving a sense of touch and pain back to amputees. His solution, an electronic skin called an e-dermis, provides vital sensory information that could protect the prosthetic - and the wearer. Credit: Science Robotics/AAAS