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MRI-Compatible Robots Improve Surgery

Imagine a robot engineered to work inside MRI scanners, prompting real-time imaging that can guide surgical procedures. WPI's Gregory Fischer did.

One system developed in his lab is undergoing a clinical trial at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, where it is allowing surgeons to perform prostate cancer biopsies with greater precision.

WPI MRI-Compatible Robots Improve Surgery

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