BIO Innovation Zone Company Snapshot of Delsys and others

July 21st, 2015|Categories: News|

Business of Biotech’s Q&A with our V.P of Product Development , Gianluca De Luca. What is your company’s lead product or technology? Delsys Inc. and its research subsidiary Altec Inc. are located in Natick, Massachusetts; approximately 20 miles from Boston. [...]

Innovative Bionic Hand Provides Amputees with Sense of Touch

July 20th, 2015|Categories: Blogs, Research Videos|

Researchers at the University of Newcastle are undertaking an ambitious project to provide bionic hands with the sense of touch. The investigators involved in this government-funded, £1.4 million project are aiming to design a prosthesis that establishes two-way communications between [...]

The Advantage of Delsys dEMG

July 10th, 2015|Categories: Blogs|Tags: |

A critical review by De Luca CJ and Kline JC June 2015 Technology for decomposing the EMG signal into individual motor unit action potentials (MUAPs) was introduced by us three decades ago (LeFever and De Luca, 1982). The Delsys [...]

Winner of the 2015 ISB Emerging Scientist Award sponsored by prof. Carlo De Luca

July 6th, 2015|Categories: News, Sponsorships & Awards|

On behalf of ISB, we have the great pleasure to announce the winner of the 2015 Emerging Scientist Award sponsored by Professor Carlo J De Luca: Dr. Shota Hagio, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science and Kyoto University; for [...]

Delsys is Pleased to Introduce our Student Interns for the Summer of 2015

July 2nd, 2015|Categories: News|

Every summer, Delsys seeks to recruit sharp young minds for our summer internship program. This program provides students with invaluable exposure to the fields of research and development in an effort to stimulate their excitement and curiosity for the growing [...]

The Onion-Skin Scheme: A Motor Unit Firing Scheme with Evolutionary Benefits

July 1st, 2015|Categories: Blogs|Tags: |

How are motor units controlled during voluntary contractions? This question has been a subject of debate for several decades amongst the neurophysiology community. A recent simulation study by Dr. Carlo J. De Luca and Dr. Paola Contessa1 compared two opposing [...]