AI outperforms human doctors in spotting skin cancer
The algorithm makes its easier and faster to get an early diagnosis.
Penn doctors perform the first robot-assisted spinal surgery
Robotic arms made the operation possible.
Someday, every piece of a person will be replaceable
Yes, even your naughty bits.
Researchers create ultrasound needle for internal surgical images
It provides doctors with real-time views of tissue during minimally invasive surgeries.
HTC's latest VR investments include a brain control startup
The Vive X program is also backing 4K VR streaming and augmented surgery.
Researchers create a fast-sealing surgical 'glue' for closing wounds
It’s elastic enough to keep a wound sealed on an inflated lung.
Motion-controlled robot performs delicate microsurgery
The robot converts surgeons’ hand motions into super precise, steady movements.
Some brave soul volunteered for a completely robotic dental surgery
The robot implanted 3D-printed teeth into a woman without help from dentists.
This pen can determine whether tissue is cancerous in ten seconds
It can help surgeons make sure they remove the entire tumor during surgery.