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September 1, 2015

Completely paralyzed man voluntarily moves his legs, UCLA scientists report

A 39-year-old man who had been completely paralyzed for four years was able to voluntarily control his leg muscles and take thousands of steps in a "robotic exoskeleton" device during five days of training--and for two weeks afterward--scientists report this week. Read more at the UCLA Newsroom.