Remote control stomach operations could be performed by tiny robot inside a pill

Yahoo news digest has an interesting article about a miniature robot that can perform remote-controlled surgery after unfolding itself inside a person’s stomach.

The trials of the pill are testing whether that the tiny electronic device can be steered around the stomach by doctors who would use a magnet field to move the device into position where it could be used grab and extract foreign objects or repair internal injuries.

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Published on 16. May 2016 in Interesting Reads