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Össur Receives EPSRC Grant

Össur and Newcastle University have received a grant from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (ESPRC) in the UK.

The grant aims to support a partnership between Össur and Newcastle University which will enable technologies developed in the SenseBack project to be applied to lower-limb prosthesis users. The SenseBack project ( is an EPSRC funded project, where a team of a highly experienced UK-based researchers are developing a number of key technologies for direct nerve stimulation to restore sensation to individuals using prosthetic hands.

More information on the grant can be found here: