Chinese 'Alita': Bionic hand offers a new life
Hu from Cangzhou, Sichuan Province, is the first patient in southwestern China to use a bionic hand. /VCG Photo

Hu from Cangzhou, Sichuan Province, is the first patient in southwestern China to use a bionic hand. /VCG Photo

He has been using the bionic hand for a year, and the doctor is now replacing a new one for him as the original one turns old, March 13, 2019. /VCG Photo

He has been using the bionic hand for a year, and the doctor is now replacing a new one for him as the original one turns old, March 13, 2019. /VCG Photo

Hu lost his left hand and leg in an accident two years ago. /VCG Photo

Hu lost his left hand and leg in an accident two years ago. /VCG Photo

Now, with the bionic hand, he can complete small movements such as clenching a fist, pinching small objects, and even helping pick up his three-year-old son. /VCG Photo

Now, with the bionic hand, he can complete small movements such as clenching a fist, pinching small objects, and even helping pick up his three-year-old son. /VCG Photo