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  • now South Korean researchers have developed a surgical robot that recently

  • succeeded in conducting endoscopic surgery on a live Pig once the robot is

  • fully developed and commercialized it's expected to make surgical procedures

  • that much easier but also cheaper as well Jurong min with the details

  • researchers at the Korea advanced Institute of Science and Technology have

  • announced that their recently developed surgical robot has successfully

  • conducted endoscopic surgery on a live animal the robot dubbed ke flex is a

  • snake-like flexible machine that can be inserted into the patient's body through

  • natural openings or through incisions that way it can carry out different

  • kinds of surgery and observe organ conditions without physically opening or

  • cutting up the flesh the researchers said K flex removed the gallbladder of a

  • live pig in a preclinical trial in July that's when they realized their product

  • could be a practical solution to bacterial infection excessive blood loss

  • and complications which can affect patients when they get surgical

  • treatment the traditional way the head of K flex is equipped with several

  • microscopic arms which are remotely controlled by surgeons our product is

  • far more advanced and existing endoscopic kids it can not only diagnose

  • a condition but can also conduct complex surgical procedures like cutting out

  • cancers tissue or tumors right on the spot the researchers say the development

  • of K flex is significant since it uses domestically made parts and software

  • they also add that once the robot is fully developed and commercialized it

  • will simplify surgery and make it easier to perform which could reduce the cost

  • of treatment total mean a young news

now South Korean researchers have developed a surgical robot that recently

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B1 US surgical robot surgery flex developed pig

New surgical robot suceeds at conducting endoscopic surgery on live animal

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