French quadriplegic Thibault stands while wearing an exoskeleton at Clinatec laboratory at the University of Grenoble. Photo: AFP

Paralysed man in France walks again with brain-controlled exoskeleton

  • The 28-year-old man is able to use his brain signals to control a computer-simulated avatar to perform basic movements
  • Scientists say this is a breakthrough, but is still years away from being publicly available
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French quadriplegic Thibault stands while wearing an exoskeleton at Clinatec laboratory at the University of Grenoble. Photo: AFP
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