Fighting Paralysis with Wearables #WearableWednesday
Evening Standard shares how London researchers developed a body sensor suit to help combat two degenerative diseases that can lead to paralysis.
Scientists combined movement data gathered from wearable tech with a new medical AI technology to identify movement patterns and predict disease progression in Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) and Friedreich’s ataxia (FA). Both are genetic diseases that affect movement and lead to paralysis. There are no cures.
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