The FDA Weakens the Prospects for TransEnterix’s SurgiBot
TransEnterix, once viewed as a potential Johnson & Johnson acquisition, must now demonstrate SurgiBot's safety equivalence.
Robotic Surgery Providers to Merge in a Challenging Market
Auris Surgical buys Hansen Medical, the FDA shoots down SurgiBot, and Intuitive Surgical gets good news.
Soft Robotics Blend Rigid, Deformable Components
Recent breakthroughs promise robots that are more mobile, configurable, agile, and adaptable.
AutoLap Aids Surgery With Image-Guided Laparoscope
Israel-based MST says its innovative technology can reduce costs and patient-surgeon separation.
U.K. Companies Grab a Slice of the Surgical Robotics Market
Costs delay British robotics adoption, but surgical research and commercial interest increasing.
Deep Learning Leads to More AI Investments
Accenture, Kodak, NEC, and Nvidia join big companies chasing deep-learning applications.
Where Do the Candidates Stand on Robotics?
The presidential race is an opportunity for voters to reassess U.S. technology policy.
Can This Robot Put an End to Malaria?
SporoBot dissects mosquitoes 30 times faster than by hand
Hansen Medical Sells Cardiac Robot to Dutch Center
Sales, mergers mark growing pains among medical robotics suppliers.
Exoskeleton Research Steps Up to Challenges
Assistive technology continues to improve for helping patients walk again.
Wearable Robots Speed Physical Rehabilitation
Exoskeletons help wearers restore lost limb functions.
Five Robotics Predictions for 2016
Our robotics future is here, but which areas will benefit most from new technology?
Ekso Bionics Picks Up $15M via Direct Offering
Exoskeleton maker and institutional investors agree on preferred stock and warrants
Top Robotics Transactions of 2015
Bullish investors pumped billions into robotics R&D, market moves.
ReWalk Still Chasing Market, but Closing a Bit Faster
Volume and share price climb as VA announces approval of exoskeleton