Boston Marathon

  • Vanderbilt University

    Prosthetic limb advances could help victims of the Boston Marathon bombings

    Vanderbilt lower-leg prosthesis is the first artificial leg with powered knee and ankle joints. (Center for Intelligent Mechatronics) The tragic April 15 bombing at the Boston Marathon took the lives of three people and has left dozens of people with serious injuries, many of whom have lost limbs. Vanderbilt mechanical… Read More

    Apr. 19, 2013