This $500 Mechanical Arm Could Bring Precision Surgery to the Masses FlexDex, a mechanical arm developed by a team at University of Michigan, could bring precision surgical procedures to [...]
Concentrate Ann Arbor – FlexDex begins shipping low-cost surgical tool designed to replace robotic system
FlexDex begins shipping low-cost surgical tool designed to replace robotic system New applications for robots seem to be in the news every day, but Ann Arbor-based FlexDex Surgical’s new [...]
Engineers Devise Low-Cost Alternative to da Vinci Surgical System ENGINEERING.com When the da Vinci surgical system was first released in 2000, it revolutionized the control that surgeons had [...]
The FlexDex mechanical arm could revolutionize surgery The FlexDex was designed to make minimally-invasive surgery easier. It mimics a surgeon’s hands and doesn’t need any fancy [...]
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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.