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Trial: Artificial muscle and skin for rehabilitation

The objectives of this project are: 1) to develop prototypes of artificial muscle and skin for sport/vocational injury rehabilitation. The prototypes are based on utilizing the patent generated from the parent project ITP/006/10TP. 2). To verify the performance of the developed artificial muscle and skin in enhancing the performance of the athletes of Hong Kong and injured workers in China, and facilitate the commercialization of the developed prototypes.

Project No. (ITC) ITT/007/14TP
Project Type Prototype
Project Co-ordinator Dr. GUO Xia
Research Institute The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
ITF Amount HK$ 677,000
Start Date DD/MM/YY 2014-07-10
Completion Date DD/MM/YY 2015-11-09
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