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Brain-Machine Interface Lets Monkeys Control 2 Virtual Arms (5 of 5)

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Caption: Duke Ph.D. student Peter Ifft observes brain activity from nearly 500 neurons being recorded as the monkey enacted bimanual reaching movements with the arms of the virtual monkey avatar.This video relates to a paper that appeared in the Nov. 6, 2013, issue of Science Translational Medicine, published by AAAS. The paper, by Dr. P.J. Ifft at Duke University in Durham, N.C., and colleagues was titled, "A Brain-Machine Interface Enables Bimanual Arm Movements in Monkeys."

Credit: Credit: Duke Center for Neuroengineering

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