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Jesse Sullivan lost both of his arms . He is first real bionic man. “NECAL uses nerve-muscle grafts in amputees to gain added control signals for an artificial arm. Doctors take nerves that used to go to the arm and move those nerves onto chest muscles. The nerves grow into the chest muscles, so when the patient thinks “close hand,” a portion of his chest muscle contracts and electrodes that detect this muscle activity tell the computerized arm when to close the hand.
Lisa Bufano is an interdisciplinary artist and a performer, originally from Boston, Massachusetts, who often uses prosthetics and props in her work. http://artery.wbur.org/2013/12/24/lisa-bufano-remembrance