Robotic-assisted surgery has emerged with an attempt to overcome the limitations of traditional minimally invasive surgical procedures…
Titan Medical (NSDQ:TMDI) said today that it inked a collaborative development deal with Teleflex (NYSE:TFX) to integrate its polymer ligation technology into Titan’s Sport single-port robotic surgical platform.
Hot on the heels of Brainlab selling its orthopedic joint reconstruction business to Smith and Nephew, the Munich-based firm is now making an acquisition of its own. The company said it is acquiring robotics platform specialist Medineering.
Engineers and surgeons at the University of Naples Federico II in Italy, using the da Vinci Research Kit, have now developed a force sensor for the da Vinci trocars that provides real-time haptic feedback to the user.
Smith & Nephew (NYSE:SNN) said yesterday that it acquired Brainlab‘s orthopedic joint reconstruction business and teased the unveiling of a next-generation surgical robotics platform for later this year.