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Collaboration Award Winner: CoaptWinner in: 2015
The Coapt COMPLETE CONTROL system is a powerful, add-on control system for amputee’s prosthetic arms. This system is the first and only of its kind in the market. It fuses sophisticated microelectronics and advanced pattern recognition algorithms to allow amputees unprecedented natural control of their prostheses – more similar to the way an intact limb functions. This COMPLETE CONTROL system has been released commercially in the United States with overwhelming enthusiasm. It is an innovation that represents a modernization of what can be offered to amputees – amazingly, the technology that it replaces was developed in the 1950s and remained largely unchanged until now.