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Healthcare Resource Center
ReWalk Eyes Future After $36M IPO
ReWalk Robotics becomes best-performing IPO of 2014 and will now expand exoskeleton reach into other areas. Read more.
Professor Tom Sorell spoke with Robotics Business Review about these six values and how roboticists can incorporate them into their designs. View Six Values Re-writing Laws of Healthcare Robotics


Healthcare News
Bionic Parts Shop: Medicine and Engineering Sync More Closely
Bionic parts pioneers: This time it’s a bionic leg; before that it was a bionic arm.

Hey Nike, Doesn’t This Robot Scream “Just Do It”?
There's a reality TV show hiding within this exoskeleton

Move Over Honda and Cyberdyne, Here Comes Yaskawa’s Exoskeleton
Competition heats up for ageing populace—especially Japan's—and disaster intervention

Stryker Acquires Mako in $1.65B Pricey but Strategic Buyout
Consolidates orthopedic presence while continuing M&A plan

Lift Labs Lands $1M in Funding for Self-Stabilizing Spoon
The Liftware Spoon harnesses DoD technology to help those with motion disorders live more independently

Legal Issues for Healthcare Robots
Overview of Liabilities, Safety Standards and Trust

Fusing Human with Machine: Disabled, Over-abled and the Law
Can laws decide where one ends and the other begins?

Midwest Engineering Systems Partners with Kuka for Automation Healthcare
Partners to develop patient manipulation robots for rotating and moving patients.

Taking Aethon Global: Mobile Hospital Logistics and Beyond
Company also rolling its TUG robots toward hospitality, retail and manufacturing

Analyst Outlook
Is a Robotics “Babel” Headed toward Health Care for 2014?
Health care has seen it before: the promise of IT that delivered up a costly digital babel

Nanorobot as Molecular-scale “Delivery Truck”
Killer drug deliveries guided by an Xbox to the surface of a cancer cell

Research Report
Outlook for Health Care Robotics for 2013
Top 22 health care robotics companies,their technology and markets

Adept Technology: RoboCourier’s New Features Improve Capacity and Efficiency
30% increase in productivity reported by hospital laboratories and independent commercial laboratories.

Gaze-guided Wheelchair: Market-ready but Waiting!
Ready for commercialization, ingenious wheelchair seeks a go-to-market partner

From Windmills to Robots: Dutch Maintain Knack for Innovation
A rising mechatronics capital is flowering among the tulips...and changing the Netherlands' tech landscape



Special Focus: Robots and the Law

Special Focus: 3D Printing
3D Printing

The new reality of customizable, one-off production:
Additive Manufacturing (AM). Where it’s going, why and what’s
driving its emergence.


3D Bioprinting Human Tissue the Organovo Way

UPS, Stratasys Expand 3D Printers to 100 Stores Nationwide

RoboBusiness as Tool for Creativity and Innovation
More in 3D Printing



RoboLaw: Inside the Guidelines on Regulating Robotics

Boeing, Liquid Robotics Team Up on Maritime Drones

Microsoft Lays Off Robotics Team

3D Robotics' Wild Week: Richard Branson, Intel, Iris+

ReWalk Eyes Future After $36M IPO