Engineering Minute

Engineering Minute – Robotic Surgical Implant

Robotic Implant Helps Grow Organs

A team at Boston Children's Hospital have developed an implantable robot that helps lengthen the esophagus in infants with esophageal atresia. The hope is to apply this technology to other tubular organs such as the intestinal tract. Read more about this robot and its applications at Boston Children's Hospital

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