Boy with W.H. is reported to be first in world to write original message using mind to operate a computer

Carl Brahe carl at
Thu Sep 4 17:44:24 EST 2003

A 16-year-old boy in Japan with Werdnig Hoffmann Disease is reported
by a Japanese computer magazine to be the first person to write
independently, using his mind to operate a computer.
He is reported to have written a letter to his girl friend asking her
to the prom. He uses a switch called MCTOS ( to operate
his computer.

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