MedTech Robotics

How are robots contributing to the fight against coronavirus?

Released on February 9, 2020

Coronavirus has now reached more than 20 countries. The disease has yet to be declared a pandemic but the medtech industry […]

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MedTech Orthopedic Robotics

Zimmer Biomet Looks at 2020 Through ‘Rosa’-Colored Glasses

Released on February 5, 2020

The company that MD+DI editors recognized as the 2019 Medtech Company of the Year is off to a strong start in […]

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Funding Robotics Surgery

Titan Medical may put itself up for sale

Released on February 4, 2020

Titan Medical (TSX:TMD) CEO David McNally told shareholders today that the company must raise $85 million to finish developing its Sport robot-assisted […]

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Orthopedic Robotics Surgery

Stryker Proves That the Juice Was worth the Squeeze for Mako

Released on February 3, 2020

Back in 2013, analysts balked at the price Stryker paid to acquire Mako, but the company just reported its strongest robot […]

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Orthopedic Robotics

Robot sales spike to new high as Stryker eyes growth in Japan

Released on January 29, 2020

Dive Brief: Stryker ended 2019 with its best quarterly sales of Mako robotic systems since launching the joint surgery platform in […]

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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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