BiOM by iWalk
advanced prosthetics 2
Approved for games?: No

Billed as the world's first bionic ankle system, the BiOM uses battery-powered robotics to mimic leg muscles and adjust to changing terrain. The foot provides a powered push-off that propels the wearer forward, helping them maintain a natural walking motion in each phase of their gait.


  @FortuneMagazine - Last updated January 07 2013 02:12 PM ET
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