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the exterior protective or supporting structure or shell of many animals (especially invertebrates) including bony or horny parts such as nails or scales or hoofs

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This new exoskeleton has been developed by Tecnimusa, a leading company on providing innovative engineering solutions to their clients who can not find a satisfying one among the current solutions in the market.
The Company also provided an update on the development progress of its primary product, ARKE(TM), a robotic lower-body exoskeleton device that allows paraplegics and as well as other wheelchair users the ability to rehabilitate through walking and other motion.
UCLA scientists reported Mark, who lost his sight at 22, was able to "voluntarily control his leg muscles and take thousands of steps in a robotic exoskeleton device during five days of training and for two weeks afterwards".
This signal is identified and used to control the exoskeleton.
The exoskeleton allows for column-free interior spaces that increase the open spaces inside each home and create an airy and spacious feel.
It's just going to be a huge challenge and one of the key limitations for various exoskeleton programs," said Singer in an interview.
At present, without exception, DOF of all lower limb exoskeleton was designed as revolute joints.
This will be an important step to becoming standard of care for SCI rehabilitation and we are proud to be working with these luminaries as they pave the way for widespread exoskeleton use with their patients.
These PMCs are outfitted with the latest in combat technology the exoskeleton empowering soldiers to overcome enemies with incredible and varied abilities, giving them a whole new way to traverse the battlefield.
The exoskeleton a machine fitting over the outside of the body will integrate the latest wearable sensor technology from the Bioengineering Institute of New Zealand's University of Auckland with mechanisms that enable movement from the Stuttgart- based Fraunhofer research organization.
Both the 3D printed personal Ekso robotic exoskeleton and Bespoke braces for hand and wrist were recognized, with the Ekso being awarded Bronze in the Social Impact category.
In June, the FDA approved the United States' first exoskeleton device for patients with lower-limb immobility.
The incredible robotic exoskeleton, which the inventors have nicknamed Rex, is changing the lives of paraplegics across the world, enabling them to stand and walk unaided for the first time.