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Caption: The integration of robotic limbs with the human neural control systems enables a virtual emulation of the human motor control system. This video provides a demonstration of the functionality offered by this approach. This video relates to a Perspective that appeared in the Nov. 6, 2013, issue of Science Translational Medicine, published by AAAS. The paper, by Dr. M. Goldfarb at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn. and colleagues was titled, "Realizing the Promise of Robotic Leg Prostheses."
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