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This Is the ‘World’s First Child-Exoskeleton’ for Spinal Muscular Atrophy That ‘Grows’ with the Child

The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) has built the prototype of what it claims to be the world’s first assistive child exoskeleton designed to improve the movement of children born with the rare, degenerative illness, spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). SMA reportedly affects 1 in 10,000 babies born in Spain.

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