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Spoon designed by IIT Gandhinagar students can help Parkinson's patients by reducing food spillage

Gandhi nagar | India

In order to provide assistance to patients suffering from the most common movement disorder, Parkinson's disease, a group of students from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Gandhinagar, have developed a special kind of spoon, named as Neutra Spoon, to reduce the issue of food spillage due to tremors. The students have won a gold prize for the same design in the BETiC Medical Innovation Challenge at the seventh Inter IIT Tech Meet for solving the problem statement.


India Today | Last Updated : 03-May-19

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