Tiny robots step closer to treating hard-to-reach parts of the body -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Tiny robots step closer to treating hard-to-reach parts of the body

24/11/2017

Image: A microscopic image of spiral spirulina algae; Copyright: Yan et al Science Robotics 2017

Spirulina algae coated with magnetic particles to form a microrobot. Devices such as these could be developed to diagnose and treat illness in hard-to-reach parts of the body.