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Robohand Designing 3D-Printed Roboleg Prosthetic
Roboleg, the latest creation from Pretoria, South Africa-based Robohand, can be created with a Markerbot 3D printer.
Health & Sports · Wearable Robots
‘Luke Skywalker’ Robotic Arm Wins FDA Approval
New "Luke Skywalker" robotic arm detects muscle contractions close to the area where the prosthesis is attached, allowing a person to flex certain muscles and make 10 different powered movements.
Health & Sports · Medical Robots · Future Tech · Science & Technology
Sporobot to Automate Production of Malaria Vaccine
Sanaria is working with Harvard's Biorobotics Lab to automate a vaccine that proved 100 percent protective against malaria.
Health & Sports · Medical Robots · Future Tech · Science & Technology
MIT Builds Voice-Controlled Robotic Wheelchair
MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory voice-controlled robotic wheelchair could revolutionize the way people with progressive neurological conditions get from place to place.
Health & Sports · Medical Robots
Panasonic Robot Bed/Wheelchair Earns Global Safety Certification
Panasonic's Resyone, a robotic bed that transforms into an electric wheelchair, is the world's first ISO13482-compliant service robot.
Health & Sports · Medical Robots
Exoskeleton Lets Paralyzed Veteran Walk Again
Army Sgt. Dan Rose is the second paralyzed U.S. military veteran to own a motorized exoskeleton from Ekso Bionics.
Health & Sports · Wearable Robots · Medical Robots
Amputee Drummer Gains Third Arm With Robotic Prosthesis
A rock musician regains his career with the aid of the robotic prosthesis that turns him into a 'three-armed power-drumming cyborg.' The performer can control either one drumstick or two with his right 'arm.'
Health & Sports · Wearable Robots
Drones Changing the Way We Watch Sports
Already used for filming at the recent Olympics in Sochi, and Stateside in many 'extreme sports,' drones may appear next in college and prep sports.
Robot Fun · Drones · Health & Sports · Sports & Fitness
Whole-Arm Haptics Aid Neurorehabilitation Research
Researchers at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago are using Barrett's WAM arm to help survivors of stroke regain upper-limb mobility and strength.
Health & Sports · Medical Robots
Robotic Arm, Video Games Help Stroke Patients Recover
Robotic arm supports patient's arm as they sit in a chair and play a video game with a joystick.
Health & Sports · Medical Robots
Paralyzed Woman Walks with 3D Printed Exoskeleton
Ekso Bionics and 3D Systems collaborated on the patient-specific suit
Health & Sports · Wearable Robots · Medical Robots
Wearable Robot Mimics Leg Muscles to Help Foot and Ankle Rehabilitation
Pneumatic artificial muscles and sensors create a soft exoskeleton ideal for leg rehabilitation.
Health & Sports · Wearable Robots · Medical Robots
Breast Cancer Prevention the New Frontier for ISS Robotics
IGAR robot going into clinical trials for breast cancer detection and improved biopsy techniques.
Health & Sports · Medical Robots

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