Biomedical engineering’s Dustin Tyler sounds off on prosthetics research

Experiment adds sense of touch to artificial hand

The Associated Press: A new European study has made strides in giving the sensation of touch to prosthetic limbs. Dustin Tyler, an associate professor of biomedical engineering who has conducted similar experiments, weighed in on the new research. “It is really putting the brain back in control of the system,” he said. “That’s an important step.”