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Harvard University

Thumb Rehabilitation

Caption: A biologically inspired soft robot for thumb rehabilitation (designed by Paxton Maeder-York, Tyler Clites, Emily Boggs, Ryan Neff, Panagiotis Polygerinos, Donal Holland, MIT Prof. Leia Stirling, Kevin Galloway at the Wyss Institute, Dr. Catherine Wee at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, and Harvard Prof. Conor Walsh) won the Three In Five competition at the DMD conference in April.

Credit: Photo by Eliza Grinnell, Harvard SEAS.

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