Jersey Proud: NJIT's exoskeleton tech offers hope to paralyzed New Jersey resident

Technological advances at the New Jersey Institute of Technology provide renewed mobility to Antony Mouravskaia, a resident paralyzed in a skiing accident, through an innovative exoskeleton device.

News 12 Staff

Aug 4, 2023, 2:28 AM

Updated 313 days ago

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Technological advancements at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) in Newark provide hope for individuals paralyzed in accidents, including residents.
Morris Knolls resident Antony Mouravskaia, paralyzed in a skiing accident two years ago, can now stand and walk thanks to an exoskeleton device created by NJIT. Though the technology is still developing, it can potentially improve the lives of those previously unable to walk dramatically.
In addition to assisting individuals like Mouravskaia, NJIT collaborates with veterans to make this innovative technology more accessible.
To aid with the expenses associated with exoskeleton therapy sessions, Mouravskaia's mother has established a GoFundMe campaign.


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