“Israeli company Microbot has developed medical robots for cleaning drainage pipes in the body”

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Microbot completes merger with Stem Cell
by Gali Weinreb
November 29, 2016

…Microbot develops miniature robots. The companies first app is for cleaning drainage pipes in the body, for example in the urethra or the brain, thereby removing the necessity for surgery to replace them. The miniature robot functions in the same way as a robot that cleans swimming pools or homes. It is made of titanium, and has arms that move around it. It can be controlled from outside the body and directed within the urethra, so that accumulations of dirt are released, and can be swept out of the drain. READ MORE

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