http://www.neowin.net/news/microsofts-kinect-for-windows-could-help-stroke-victims

This week, UK-based Nottingham Trent University announced that it has received a £347,000 grant from the National Institute for Health Research Invention for Innovation for use in a prototype project that will involve Kinect. Specifically, the 18 month project will use the Kinect hardware and software to help stroke victims recover from facial paralysis.