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Robotic Neck Brace Restores Function for ALS Patients

News   Aug 14, 2019 | Original story from Columbia University

 
Robotic Neck Brace Restores Function for ALS Patients

A study participant wearing the robotic neck brace that dramatically improves functions of ALS patients. The comfortable brace incorporates both sensors and actuators to restore roughly 70% of the active range of motion. Credit: Haohan Zhang and Sunil K. Agrawal/Columbia Engineering

 
 
 

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