Paralysed man walks again with brain-controlled exoskeleton

PARIS (AFP) – A French man paralysed in a night club accident can walk again thanks to a brain-controlled exoskeleton in what scientists say is a breakthrough providing hope to tetraplegics seeking to regain movement. The patient was trained for months, harnessing his brain signals to control a computer-simulated avatar to perform basic movements before using the robot device to walk. More details in Weekend’s Borneo Bulletin