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U of M develops wearable technology to help autism

Researchers at the University of Minnesota have developed wearable technology to help autism. U of M researchers have developed a vest that gives off a calming squeeze. 

"These components were built to try and help develop a spacesuit to send astronauts to Mars," said Brad Holschuh, the co-director of the Wearable Technology Lab at the U's College of Design who was hired with MnDRIVE funding.

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Brad Holschuh