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New York Post — October 30, 2019

Meet the NYC Marathon’s amazing bionic woman

Meet the NYC Marathon’s amazing bionic woman By Zachary Kussin October 30, 2019 | 6:05pm Terry VerelineBarry Sloan Nearly a decade ago, Terry Vereline — who’s paralyzed from the chest down — “[moped] around in the morning … not wanting to...

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Massive Science — October 17, 2019

Exosuits can restore mobility in stroke patients and soldiers alike

https://massivesci.com/articles/exosuit-tedmed-kathleen-odonnell-iron-man-halo-stroke-ms-parkinsons/ There’s been a bevy of heavy metal, superpower-imbuing robotic suits in pop culture — think Halo, Avatar, or Iron Man. In fact, these fictional portrayals were what inspired researchers at Harvard’s Wyss Institute in the Biodesign Lab to develop a...

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ReStore Exo-Suit Robotic System

PROJECT TYPE Exo-suit with robotics system DEVELOPER ReWalk Robotics APPLICATION Clinic-based therapy system for gait rehabilitation after stroke SYSTEM WEIGHT 11lbs (5kg) Expand Previous The mechanical cables attached to legs and around the lower torso assist in providing plantar...

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news.aamc.org — January 08, 2019

Helping paralyzed patients walk again

From Iron Man-like suits to implanted electrical stimulators, scientific breakthroughs hold out new hope for people with spinal cord injuries. Jeff Marquis, a professional chef, loved nothing better than snowboarding, hiking, and mountain biking on the trails near his...

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Veterans Health Administration — March 28th, 2017

Robotic Brace for Veterans of Spinal Cord Injury

Veteran Brandon Myers removes his shoes from a wheelchair he used to harness an exoskeleton walking device In a series of thumps, whirrs and clattering noises, Brandon Myers was able to achieve what his body would no longer let...

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