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Tyler Clites  

Postdoctoral Associate at MIT; Known for Designing Prosthetic Limbs that Communicate with the Nervous System

Tyler Clites is a researcher at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. During his doctoral research, he designed a way to make prosthetic limbs that communicate sensations of joint position and movement directly to the nervous system. The limbs have been used in 12 different patients, and involve a new way of performing amputation surgery and a robotic control system. In 2019, he was named a Forbes 30 Under 30 honoree in healthcare.

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Tyler Clites on the #ForbesUnder30 2019 30 Under 30 - Healthcare list.

30 Under 30 2019: Healthcare

Tyler Clites, 28. Postdoctoral associate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. more. Joshua Cohen, 28. M.D.-Ph.D. candidate, Johns Hopkins University. more.

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