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  • TEDx Gateway 2018: Shriya Srinivasan, Harvard PhD student, sheds light on unique prosthetic innovation

    Prosthetics today are getting increasingly innovative, from prosthetic feet that allow dancers to dance again, to hands that move and grip naturally. While everyone else chases the next technological advance in prosthetic performance, Shriya Srinivasan realized that amputation surgery was still being done the way it was during the U.S. Civil War. It was then that she came upon an idea that what if we revamped the surgery to preserve nerve messaging