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neuroArm neurosurgery robot makes medical history

The neuroArm medical robot made it into history’s books after successfully assisting doctors perform delicate brain surgery to remove an egg-sized cancer tumour. This magnificent medical robot was developed at the University of Calgary Faculty of Medicine and it was in Calgary where Dr. Garnette Sutherland used it to operate on 21-year old Paige Nickason… Read More »

Canadian researchers design pioneering robot to assist with brain surgery

Collaboration between the University of Calgary and MD Robotics over the last few years has been very fruitful as the two parties have completed the design and implementation of the neuroArm robot for assisting in brain surgery. The remote controlled device is the world’s first MRI-enabled microsurgical robot. The operating surgeon seats at a remote… Read More »