AlterG Bionic Leg Boosts Rehab Efforts

By Scott Budman
|  Tuesday, Jul 2, 2013  |  Updated 6:10 AM PDT
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New technology made in Silicon Valley helps patients regain mobility. Scott Budman reports.

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New technology made in Silicon Valley helps patients regain mobility. Scott Budman reports.

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New technology developed in the Silicon Valley is helping change lives.

The AlterG Bionic Leg is worn by people in rehab because of an injury or stroke, and uses technology to help patients regain mobility.

AlterG, based in Fremont, said the bionic leg rents for about a $1,000 a month.

View more in Scott Budman's video report above.

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