Podcast: Fighting Muscle Loss Via Wearables

20 Dec, 2022

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This image shows examples of MAGENTA prototypes fabricated with a “shape memory alloy” spring and an elastomer, and how their sizes compare to that of a one cent coin. Credit: Wyss Institute at Harvard University

This image shows examples of MAGENTA prototypes fabricated with a “shape memory alloy” spring and an elastomer, and how their sizes compare to that of a one cent coin. Credit: Wyss Institute at Harvard University

In this episode, we talk about a device developed using shape memory alloys which can prevent and reverse the effects of muscle atrophy.

In this episode, we talk about a device developed using shape memory alloys which can prevent and reverse the effects of muscle atrophy. 


This podcast is sponsored by Duro.    


(5:00) - Wasting Muscles Built Back Better

Episode 101 was brought to you by Duro, the PLM platform behind some of Farbod & Daniel’s favorite hardware products!

Click here to learn more about Duro and here to check out the case study discussed in this episode about how Carecubes leverages Duro’s platform to create the critical enclosures that allow medical facilities to handle contagious diseases.


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