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Touch and movement neurons shape the brain's internal image of the body
Date:8/27/2013

nal collaboration working to build a brain-controlled neuroprosthetic device. The Walk Again Project plans to demonstrate its first brain-controlled exoskeleton during the opening ceremony of the 2014 FIFA Football World Cup.

"As we become proficient in using tools a violin, tennis racquet, computer mouse, or prosthetic limb our brain is likely changing its internal image of our bodies to incorporate the tools as extensions of ourselves," Nicolelis said.


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