A quadriplegic has used thought control to put a robotic arm through a range of complex hand movements, an advance that may restore her natural movement.
Technology developed to cool patients in cardiac arrest has been incorporated in to a new suit designed to protect aid workers from the Ebola virus.
The UK is home to thousands of innovative firms translating cutting edge science into vital medical technology.
Technological and societal trends have triggered a race to develop wearable exoskeletons that augment a user’s strength for a range of applications.
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