New low-cost surgical instrument moves like a surgeon’s hand In an era of spiraling health care cost concerns, a new $500 surgical instrument developed at U-M is vying to take the place of [...]
First Bell Reports: FlexDex Tool Offers Innovation To Surgeries.
FlexDex Claw Mimics Surgeon’s Motions The FlexDex claw can transfer the motions of the surgeon’s hands to a tiny, flexible claw.
This handheld surgical tool could replace a $2 million robot The device, which is being commercialized by FlexDex Surgical, is a handheld instrument for making small incisions and stitching in [...]
Handheld Surgical Assist Device in Development | Science and Enterprise A device that promises to reduce the cost and ease the work of minimally invasive surgery is being created by a spin-off [...]
FlexDex Minimally Invasive Surgical System Used in Real Operations (video) | FlexDex, a new minimally invasive surgical tool system that we’ve grown quite fond of, has now been used for the [...]
FlexDex Develops New Low-Cost Robotic Arm For Minimally Invasive Surgery A group of scientists have developed a new type of robotic arm that could perform complex, minimally invasive surgery at a [...]
MIS device cuts instrumentation price from $2M to $500 Ann Arbor, Mich.-based startup FlexDex Surgical has released a minimally invasive device being hailed for its quality as well as its cost [...]