An implantable brain chip currently in development could help wounded veterans recover memory function after traumatic brain injuries.
Ultrasound technology could provide a non-invasive way of treating Alzheimer's disease after researchers successfully restore memories to mice.
Touch Bionics have unveiled the i-limb ultra revolution, a high-tech prosthesis that can be controlled through an iPhone app.
Three Austrian men have received mind-controlled robotic arms, using a world-first technique called "bionic reconstruction."
US military research agency DARPA forsees a tiny implant that could restore sight loss or give you a heads-up display without a helmet or glasses.
A stretchy synthetic skin is embedded with sensors to replicate a skin-like sense of touch for prosthetics.
A man in Sweden has become the first recipient of a mind-controlled prosthetic arm that is directly interfaced with muscle, bone and nerves.
Sorry, Men in Black. Turns out using a neuralyzer to wipe away memories is overkill. Scientists now believe inhaling the right gas at the right time may do the trick.
Dean Kamen has since turned his mind to creating a revolutionary robotic arm that's now gained FDA approval.
With the first thought-controlled bionic leg pioneered in Chicago, the next steps for smart prosthetics are refining them for widespread use and tackling a huge hurdle: sensory feedback.