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A medical breakthrough as a robotic suit is helping a paraplegic walk again.
It's new technology and it's bringing this man back to his feet after injury confine an injury confined into his we'll -- a decade ago.
He is -- first to test out this new X so skeleton device.
And developers say it could help more people like him across the nation and around the world as soon as next year.
John Roberts -- breakthrough live in Atlanta tonight John.
Negative if you ship I actually tried this thing on just to see what it felt like and I could tell you from personal experience.
This is truly a remarkable piece of engineering and want to take science fiction.
And turns it into science fact.
When he woke up from a twelve -- -- Michael gore thought he would never walk again what do they tell you happened -- same thing you -- at war.
And right now you're paralyzed from the -- -- and he didn't walk for a decade confined to a wheelchair until one miraculous moment when he stood up.
What he once took for granted is now a precious gift thanks to a robotic -- skeleton that does the walking for him you can't get enough walking none.
You don't know what you have to -- to music and it's -- -- time we walk around all night along -- he would not sit down.
It's the opposite -- Gore is a test pilot for this new device -- for aircraft flight controls and industrial robots it's called indigo.
-- independents and go I want this to change lives.
-- this device to be accessible to the populations that need it most that can be taken and can be fit into users' lives and enable them.
To enjoys the freedoms.
That they previously experienced before their accident and independence is what it gives Michael gore it will even climb stairs.
Not quite able bodied.
But not as disabled as he once was -- gore a sense of power.
Yes he he gives -- the the power.
To be normal again.
It really is amazing to see a person who's paralyzed actually stand up right in front of -- one potential hang up here.
To commercial development know this device at least in the clinical setting could likely be subject to the Obama cares -- tax on medical devices.
The developer the manufactured trouble they just can't figure out why the government -- wanna throw any roadblock in front of a device that shows the promise that this one does ship.
John Roberts live tonight at Atlanta's John thanks.
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