Paralyzed Man Walks Again With Brain and Spinal Cord Implants

A man paralyzed in 2011 has regained the ability to stand and walk with the help of implants placed in his brain and spinal cord.
The patient, 40-year-old Gert-Jan Oskam of the Netherlands, was told he would never walk again after a biking accident, according to the Guardian’s Ian Sample. He suffered severe but partial damage to his spinal cord, which paralyzed his legs and…

This story appeared on, 2023-05-26.
Read the Entire Internet on a Single Page. Join Now →