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CYBERDYNE's new neuro-controlled exoskeletal technology, called Medical HAL (Hybrid voluntary and autonomous control Assistive Limb) | Yoshiyuki Sankai, University of Tsukuba/CYBERDYNE Inc.
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When It Comes to Exoskeletons, This Real-Life HAL May Soon Trump Science Fiction

Cyberdyne’s Hybrid voluntary and autonomous control Assistive Limb, or Medical HAL, is a neuro-controlled exoskeleton designed to assist people with spinal injuries or neuromuscular disorders.

CYBERDYNE's new neuro-controlled exoskeletal technology, called Medical HAL (Hybrid voluntary and autonomous control Assistive Limb) | Sankai and Sakurai, Sci. Robot. 3 (2018)
Differences in the active areas of the brain of a person with cerebral infarction before and after use of HAL’s cybernics system. | Sankai and Sakurai, Sci. Robot. 3 (2018)