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Professor Kaspar Althoefer interviewed about robot-assisted minimally invasive surgery.

8 October 2018

Professor Althoefer
Professor Althoefer
Professor Kaspar Althoefer was interviewed about his research on soft robotics for robot-assisted minimally invasive surgery.

"We wanted to take our inspiration from biology – so octopus tentacles were our inspiration....making something that was made of soft materials, to achieve more dexterous behaviour but also to increase patient safety."

The interview appears in mobihealthnews.
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Updated by: Kaspar Althoefer