MeTAcOs is a research project funded by “Istituto Nazionale per l’Assicurazione contro gli infortuni sul Lavoro” (INAIL), coordinated and carried out by “Centro di Ricerca Codivilla-Putti dell’Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli” (IOR) thanks to the help of “Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche e Neuromotorie dell’Università degli Studi di Bologna” (UNIBO) and of “Istituto di BioRobotica della Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna di Pisa” (SSSA).

The primary goal of MeTAcOs is to bring in Italy an innovative prosthetic solution, already used around Europe and in other countries, for the treatment of limb amputations.

The project team consists of multidisciplinary professionals, operating in the medical, engineering, physical, and rehabilitative sciences, which carry out their activity in the most prestigious research centers and universities.