Robotics Surgery

Intuitive eyes new surgery types as competitive pressure looms

Released on January 24, 2020

Dive Brief: Intuitive’s top 2020 goals include increasing U.S. use of its da Vinci robot in hernia repairs, colorectal procedures and […]

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Robotics Surgery

Robotics to Be the Driving Force Behind J&J’s Device Unit

Released on January 23, 2020

Johnson & Johnson is offering a preview of its surgical robotics strategy  May 13th during its Medical Device Business Review Day in […]

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Robotics Surgery

Johnson & Johnson planning a robotic surgery reveal in May

Released on January 23, 2020

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) appears to be preparing a preview of its robotic and digital surgery plans at a Medical Device Business […]

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Cardiology Robotics Surgery

Robocath performs first robotic coronary angioplasties in Germany

Released on January 22, 2020

Robocath announced today that it completed the first robotic coronary angioplasties with its R-One robotic catheter guidance system in Germany. Professor Michael […]

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Robotics Structural Heart Surgery

Robotic Mitral Valve Repair May Offer Benefit for Many Patients

Released on January 21, 2020

Mayo uses the Da Vinci surgical robot to perform minimally invasive mitral valve surgeries to intervene earlier January 20, 2020 — Research has […]

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AI Imaging Robotics

JPM: TransEnterix submits digital vision surgery assistant for FDA review

Released on January 17, 2020

SAN FRANCISCO—Robotic surgery company TransEnterix has put up its machine vision system for review by the FDA with the goal of […]

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Imaging Robotics Spine

Synaptive Medical updates Modus V surgical microscope

Released on January 16, 2020

Synaptive Medical announced that its U.S. and Canadian Modus V robotic digital microscope now includes updates such as additional 3D visualization and […]

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MedTech Robotics Surgery

JPM: Microbot Medical unveils disposable device for remote catheter procedures

Released on January 15, 2020

SAN FRANCISCO—At the annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, Microbot Medical unveiled a new device that aims to let physicians conduct a […]

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Robotics Surgery

Robotic surgeries surge to 15% all procedures, despite limited evidence

Released on January 14, 2020

Dive Brief: Robot-assisted procedures accounted for 15.1% of all general surgeries in 2018, up from just 1.8% in 2012, according to […]

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Funding Robotics Surgery

Virtual Incision secures $20M to test its gastrointestinal surgery mini-robot

Released on January 14, 2020

Virtual Incision raised $20 million for the development of its miniaturized surgical robot to help support its regulatory programs and clinical […]

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Robotics Surgery

Intuitive closes 2019 by topping Q4 expectations

Released on January 10, 2020

Dive Brief: Intuitive has closed out 2019 on a high, posting preliminary fourth quarter results that beat Wall Street’s expectations.​ In a […]

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Imaging Neuro Robotics

Neural Analytics Appoints Diane M. Bryant as Chairman and CEO

Released on January 9, 2020

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Neural Analytics, Inc., a medical robotics company developing and commercializing technologies to measure […]

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