Neuroprosthetic Device Tells Bladder when to 'Go' (image) American Association for the Advancement of Science Share Print E-Mail Caption Researchers have developed a neuroprosthetic system to artificially control the bladder. The device uses unique microtechnology neural implants to record bladder sensation and provide electrical input to nerves to stimulate or block urination. This image relates to a paper that appeared in the Nov. 6, 2013, issue of Science Translational Medicine, published by AAAS. The paper, by Dr. D.J. Chew at University of Cambridge in Cambridge, UK and colleagues was titled, "A Brain-Machine Interface Enables Bimanual Arm Movements in Monkeys." Credit Image courtesy of Dr. Daniel Chew and Dr. Evangelos Delivopoulos Usage Restrictions Please cite the owner of the image when publishing. This image may be freely used by reporters as part of news coverage, with proper attribution. Non-reporters must contact Science for permission. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.