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Iranian-Made Exoskeleton Highlights Potential for Hardware Start-Ups

◢ A new crop of entrepreneurs are making Iran into a hub for hardware development, drawing on the country’s deep pool of mechanical and electrical engineering talent.

◢ One such company is Pedasys, which has designed and manufactured a lower-body exoskeleton to allow paraplegic or elderly individuals who are lower-limb disabled to walk. The company is backed by Shenasa, the venture fund of Pasargad Financial Group.