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DNA robots designed in minutes instead of days

DNA robots designed in minutes instead of days

Someday, scientists believe, tiny DNA-based robots and other nanodevices will deliver medicine inside our bodies, detect the presence of deadly pathogens, and help manufacture increasingly smaller electronics.

Portable hybrid gamma camera should improve cancer diagnosis

Portable hybrid gamma camera should improve cancer diagnosis

Scientists have designed a portable 3D imaging device which will improve the treatment and diagnosis of cancer.

Augmented reality provides insights during liver surgery

Augmented reality provides insights during liver surgery

Researchers are developing 3D technologies for surgeons. The aids for surgery planning are particularly advanced.

Using AI to generate 3D holograms in real-time

Using AI to generate 3D holograms in real-time

A new method called tensor holography could enable the creation of holograms for virtual reality, 3D printing, medical imaging, and more — and it can run on a smartphone.

AI, holographic microscopy beat scientists at analyzing immunotherapy​

AI, holographic microscopy beat scientists at analyzing immunotherapy​

AI is helping researchers decipher images from a new holographic microscopy technique needed to investigate a key process in cancer immunotherapy “live” as it takes place.

Artificial skin brings robots closer to 'touching' human lives

Artificial skin brings robots closer to 'touching' human lives

Researchers have constructed a 3D vision-guided artificial skin that enables tactile sensing with high performance, opening doors to innumerable applications in medicine.

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First AR minimally-invasive spine surgery

Dr. Frank Phillips, Professor and Director of the Division of Spine Surgery and the Section of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery at Rush University Medical Center, completed the first augmented reality (AR) minimally invasive spine surgery.

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