The Sheikh Zayed Institute's STAR Robot Featured by the Associated Press and Others
May 06, 2016
Peter Kim, MD, CM, PhD, and a team of surgeons and scientists from the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation created a robotic device called STAR (Smart Tissue Autonomous Robot), which combines a robotic arm with suturing equipment that performs complex soft tissue surgery without the surgeons hands.
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