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‘Stick-on’ artificial throat converts motion into speech.

Speech is a complex process which involves both motions of the mouth and vibrations of folded tissues, called vocal cords, within the throat. However, if the vocal cords sustain injuries or other lesions, a person can lose the ability to speak. Now, a study from researchers at Tsinghua University develops a wearable artificial throat that, when attached to the neck

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