Healthcare Robotics: Trends, Opportunities & Challenges
New developments, trends, challenges and opportunities in the medical robotics sector.
(March 15, 2015)
Watch Your Step: Camera Guides Prototype Prosthetic Ankle
The goal is to develop an artificial ankle that can react and adjust the angle and stiffness of the foot before it reaches the ground.
(March 10, 2015)
Canada Here to “Take Your Pulse!” with Telehealth & Robotics
For a country with just over 38 million inhabitants, Canada really steps it up when it comes to engineering, especially in the field of robotics.
(March 09, 2015)
Biotech and Robots Team Up Against Zoonotic Diseases
Zoonotic diseases are those scary ones that we the see on our daily news shows.
(March 07, 2015)
Exoskeleton Revolution: From Rigid to Soft to Ultra Soft
2014 was a breakout year for exoskeletons. The field is now crowded and very active with competing brands.
(November 19, 2014)
Robots at Home: How Will We Ever Live without Them?
Webcast: Take an amazing journey into today’s buyer preferences for consumer robotics with Robotics Business Review’s 2014 Consumer Robotics Survey.
(November 12, 2014)
Restoration Robotics Raises $45M for Robotic Hair Transplants
Restoration Robotics, a privately held medical robotics company, has raised $45 million in Series C extension funding, which will be used to develop the second generation of its ARTAS robotic hair transplant system.
(November 11, 2014)
Ekso Bionics Licenses Patents to Prosthetics Giant Ottobock
Exoskeleton maker and RBR50 company Ekso Bionics will license two patents to Ottobock to accelerate the pace of innovation in the field of prosthetics. Ekso will receive a combination of license and royalty payments as part of the contract.
(November 05, 2014)
Medrobotics Closes $20M in Series F Financing
Medrobotics has closed $20 million in Series F funding and will use the money to extend its runway while pursuing commercial launches in Europe and FDA clearance and commercialization in the United States and other global markets.
(October 29, 2014)
7 Game-Changing Robots
RoboBusiness presents the winners of the 2014 Game Changer Awards, honoring the robotics industry's remarkable technical accomplishments and their makers.
(October 15, 2014)
Panasonic’s “Robot Effect” on Healthcare
Seeing Panasonic’s recent lineup of healthcare products, it's easy to anoint the company as the uncontested owner of the automated healthcare crown.
(October 09, 2014)
Hstar Technologies RoNA Robotic Nursing Assistant
RoNA SerBot is a stable, highly mobile, dexterous, autonomous, bi-manual humanoid robotic nursing assistant. RoNA SerBot is targeted to hospitals, nursing homes and patient homes.
(September 30, 2014)
Andrew Automated Pipetting Robot
Andrew has been designed to enhance the success of pipetting processes by delivering highly accurate results, using the same pipettors, processes and consumables that scientists are using today. It achieves the target by exploiting vision, position and force feedback, sophisticated positioning algorithms and pipetting principles knowledge, with the purpose of achieving the performances of the most skilled operators.
(September 30, 2014)