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IMAGING Management

MRI-powered Mini-robots for Targeted Treatment

2017 10 Mar

Researchers from the University of Houston and Houston Methodist Hospital are developing millimetre-sized robots that can travel the body's venous system as they deliver drugs or a self-assembled interventional tool. Magnetic force from an MRI scanner will be utilised to steer the tiny robots through the body. Control algorithms, imaging technology... Read more